Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 10081 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
RubiaceaeRubiaceaeRubiaceae  
Species Bouvardia ternifolia (Cav.) Schltdl.
Common name   firecrackerbush
Collector(s)
J. Spencer   363  
   with D. Atwood, R. Spencer
Coll. Date 07 July 1997 
Geography Mexico.  Chihuahua.  
Locality 1.5 miles west up Piedras Veroades River from Rancho Los Nogales. 
 
Elev.: 5300 ft. (1616 m.)
Habitat Notes oak-juniper-Opuntia-Agave community. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Bouvardia ternifolia (Cav.) Schlecht.

     Bouvardia glaberrima Engelm.

Common Name(s): firecrackerbush, scarlet bouvardia.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=34953, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Rubiales
                                Family: Rubiaceae
                                    Genus: Bouvardia
                                        Species: Bouvardia ternifolia
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10081s1.jpg

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Links

Taxon Links for species Bouvardia ternifolia  (Cav.) Schltdl.

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=Bouvardia+ternifolia

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