Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 09662 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Senecio indecorus Greene
Common name   elegant groundsel
J.G. Harris   3549  
   with D.L. Taylor
Coll. Date 18 July 2004 
Geography Canada.  British Columbia.  
Locality along the Dease River, at Cassiar Highway bridge. 
Elev.: 2476 ft. (755 m.)
Habitat Notes gravelly riverbanks. 
Latitude Longitude 58° 56'  50" N, 129° 51'  57" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Packera indecora (Greene) A.& D. Löve

     Senecio indecorus Greene
     Senecio pauciflorus var. fallax (Greenm.) Greenm.

Common Name(s): elegant groundsel, elegant groundsel.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=518149, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Packera
                                        Species: Packera indecora


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09662s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09645 Alnus crispa     same section
09663 Artemisia tilesii     same section
09689 Astragalus alpinus      "alpine milkvetch" same section
09681 Viburnum edule      "squashberry" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name


Taxon Links for species Senecio indecorus  Greene

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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