Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 09791 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Saussurea angustifolia (Willd.) DC.
Infraspecific    var. angustifolia 
Common name   narrow-leaf saw-wort
Collector(s)
J.G. Harris   3632  
   with D.L. Taylor
Coll. Date 22 July 2004 
Country
State/Province
County
Canada
Yukon Territory
Locality Ogilvie Mts, Richardson Mts, at Rock River, ca km 460 on Dempster Highway
     Elev.: 2788 ft. (850 m.)
Habitat Notes Solifluction lobes, scree slopes, arctic tundra. 
Latitude Longitude 67° 2'  18" N, 136° 12'  28" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Saussurea angustifolia var. angustifolia (Willd.) DC.

Common Name(s): narrowleaf saw-wort.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=531232, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Saussurea
                                        Species: Saussurea angustifolia
                                            Variety: Saussurea angustifolia var. angustifolia
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09791s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09407 Alectoria nigricans      "witch's hair lichen" same section
09409 Alectoria ochroleuca      "witch's hair lichen" same section
09792 Antennaria monocephala  ssp. monocephala   "pygmy pussytoes" same section
09801 Betula nana  ssp. exilis   "dwarf birch" same section
10055 Bryoria nitidula      "horsehair lichen" same section
09796 Cassiope tetragona  ssp. tetragona   "Four-angle mountain heather" same section
10049 Cetraria islandica      "island cetraria lichen" same section
10047 Cladonia uncialis      "cup lichen" same section
09187 Draba palanderiana      "Palander's draba" same section
09800 Dryas octopetala  ssp. punctata   "eightpetal mountain-avens" same section
09803 Empetrum nigrum      "black crowberry" same section
09794 Eremogone capillaris     same section
09410 Flavocetraria cucullata     same section
09797 Loiseleuria procumbens      "alpine azalea" same section
09795 Minuartia obtusiloba      "alpine sandwort" same section
09798 Salix arctica     same section
09793 Saxifraga tricuspidata      "three-toothed saxifrage" same section
09408 Thamnolia vermicularis      "whiteworm lichen" same section
09802 Vaccinium uliginosum      "bog blueberry" same section
09799 Vaccinium vitis-idaea      "lingonberry" 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 Saussurea angustifolia  (Willd.) DC.

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=Saussurea+angustifolia

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