Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 09660 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Crepis elegans Hook.
Common name   elegant hawksbeard
J.G. Harris   3553  
   with D.L. Taylor
Coll. Date 18 July 2004 
Geography Canada.  British Columbia.  
Locality along the Cassiar Highway, at Dry Creek. 
Elev.: 2624 ft. (800 m.)
Habitat Notes wet gravelly areas along the creek, dryas community. 
Latitude Longitude 59° 19'  N, 129° 15'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Crepis elegans Hook.

     Askellia elegans (Hook.) W.A. Weber

Common Name(s): elegant hawksbeard.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=37183, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09660s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09659 Braya humilis  ssp. porsildii   "low northern rockcress" same section
09646 Dryas drummondii      "Drummond's mountain-avens" same section
09661 Sedum lanceolatum      "spearleaf stonecrop" 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 Crepis elegans  Hook.

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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