Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 09038 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Asimina triloba (L.) Dunal
Common name   pawpaw
W.H. Whaley   s.n.  
Coll. Date 17 August 2003 
United States
Wicomico County
Locality Sheppards Crossing Road, at crossing of Pocomoke River, ca 1.3 mi SE of Bethel, Delaware;
     Elev.: 35 ft. (11 m.)
Habitat Notes near SW corner of cypress swamp. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 38° 20'  27" N, 75° 20'  11" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Asimina triloba (L.) Dunal

     Annona triloba Linnaeus

Common Name(s): pawpaw.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=18117, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Magnoliidae
                            Order: Magnoliales
                                Family: Annonaceae
                                    Genus: Asimina
                                        Species: Asimina triloba


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09038s3.jpg specimen image: 09038a1.jpg

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Mount Pleasant Church (Church) Wicomico County, MD 2910 ft. NW 39  Ninepin Branch 
Mount Pleasant (Populated Place) Wicomico County, MD 0.8 mi. N 36  Ninepin Branch 
Jobes Ditch (Stream) Wicomico County, MD 1.1 mi. S   Ninepin Branch 
Timmonstown Branch (Stream) Worcester County, MD 1 mi. SE   Ninepin Branch 
Libertytown Riverside Cemetery (Cemetery) Worcester County, MD 1.2 mi. SE 30  Ninepin Branch 
Big Woods (Swamp) Wicomico County, MD 1.6 mi. N 39  Ninepin Branch 
Berlin West (Populated Place) Wicomico County, MD 1.5 mi. W 39  Ninepin Branch 
Adkins Race (Stream) Wicomico County, MD 1.8 mi. SW   Ninepin Branch 
Asherwood Swamp (Swamp) Wicomico County, MD 1.9 mi. N 39  Ninepin Branch 
Truitt (Populated Place) Wicomico County, MD 1.6 mi. W 33  Ninepin Branch 
Timmonstown Cemetery (Cemetery) Worcester County, MD 1.7 mi. E 30  Ninepin Branch 
Timmonstown (Populated Place) Worcester County, MD 1.8 mi. E 23  Ninepin Branch 
Franklin Branch (Stream) Worcester County, MD 1.9 mi. NE   Ninepin Branch 
Gumbridge Branch (Stream) Worcester County, MD 1.9 mi. NE   Ninepin Branch 
Whaleyville Branch (Stream) Worcester County, MD 2.2 mi. NE   Whaleyville 
Steves Island (Island) Worcester County, MD 2.1 mi. E 23  Ninepin Branch 
Libertytown Branch (Stream) Worcester County, MD 2.1 mi. E   Ninepin Branch 
Powellvilles Dam (Dam) Wicomico County, MD 2.1 mi. W 26  Wango 
Adkins Pond (Reservoir) Wicomico County, MD 2.2 mi. W 26  Wango 
Powellville Post Office (Post Office) Wicomico County, MD 2.3 mi. W 30  Wango 


Taxon Links for species Asimina triloba  (L.) Dunal

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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