Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 09657 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
EricaceaeEricaceaeEricaceae  
Species Arctostaphylos alpina (L.) Spreng.
Common name   alpine bearberry
Collector(s)
J.G. Harris   3567  
   with D.L. Taylor
Coll. Date 19 July 2004 
Country
State/Province
County
Canada
Yukon Territory
Locality along the Lapie River, ca 12 km due SW of Ross River.
     Elev.: 2722 ft. (830 m.)
Habitat Notes Black spruce community. 
Latitude Longitude 61° 55'  17" N, 132° 34'  30" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Arctostaphylos alpina (Linnaeus) Spreng.

Common Name(s):.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=23468, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Ericales
                                Family: Ericaceae
                                    Genus: Arctostaphylos
                                        Species: Arctostaphylos alpina
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09657s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09655 Arctostaphylos uva-ursi      "kinnikinnick" same section
09654 Artemisia alaskana      "Alaska wormwood" same section
09653 Artemisia campestris  var. canadensis   "boreal field sagewort" same section
09682 Astragalus williamsii      "Williams' milkvetch" same section
09656 Picea glauca      "white spruce" same section
09680 Salix candida      "sageleaf willow" same section

Locale


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

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

Links

Taxon Links for species Arctostaphylos alpina  (L.) Spreng.

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

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Arctostaphylos+alpina

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