Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 11698 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Sambucus caerulea Raf.
Donna M. Barnes   5145  
Coll. Date 08 June 2006 
United States
Box Elder County
Locality Pilot Range, at end of 4WD road, W of Donner Spring;
     Elev.: 6299 ft. (1920 m.)
Habitat Notes dry upland area. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 41° 1'  30.5" N, 114° 2'  19" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
11694 Aquilegia formosa      "western columbine" 814 ft. NW
11706 Carex hoodii      "Hood's sedge" same section
11701 Chamaebatiaria millefolium      "fernbush" same section
11692 Crepis occidentalis  var. costata   "western hawksbeard" 664 ft. S
11703 Cryptantha watsonii      "Watson's forget-me-not" same section
11700 Hackelia patens  var. patens   "spotted stickseed" same section
11693 Lappula occidentalis  var. cupulata   "western stickseed" 664 ft. S
11695 Lupinus argenteus  var. argenteus   "silvery lupine" 814 ft. NW
11696 Lygodesmia spinosa      "thorn skeletonweed" same section
11691 Oenothera elata      "Hooker's evening primrose" 664 ft. S
11704 Potentilla biennis      "biennial cinquefoil" same section
11697 Purshia mexicana  var. stansburyana   "Stansbury's cliffrose" same section
11699 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" same section
11705 Thelypodiopsis elegans      "Westwater tumblemustard" same section
11702 Wyethia amplexicaulis      "mule's ears" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Willow Spring (Spring) Elko County, NV 1.8 mi. S 5745  Pilot Peak 
Willow Canyon (Valley) Elko County, NV 2.2 mi. S   Pilot Peak 
Willow Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.5 mi. S 5036  Miners Canyon 
Pilot Peak (Summit) Elko County, NV 2.1 mi. W 10614  Pilot Peak 
Pilot Peak Mining District (Civil) Elko County, NV 2.1 mi. W 10614  Pilot Peak 
Miners Spring (Spring) Elko County, NV 3 mi. SW 6408  Miners Canyon 
Miners Canyon (Valley) Elko County, NV 3.9 mi. S   Miners Canyon 
Pilot Range (Range) Box Elder County, UT 4.7 mi. N 8088  Pilot Peak 
Debbs Canyon (Valley) Elko County, NV 4.4 mi. N   Pilot Peak 
Donner Spring (Spring) Box Elder County, UT 3.7 mi. E 4272  Crater Island SW 
McCuistion Springs (Spring) Elko County, NV 4.3 mi. NW 5601  Pilot Peak 
Horse Canyon (Valley) Elko County, NV 4.5 mi. NW   Pilot Peak 
Bettridge Creek (Stream) Box Elder County, UT 4.3 mi. NE   Pilot Peak 
Halls Meadow (Flat) Tooele County, UT 5.2 mi. S 4259  Miners Canyon 


Taxon Links for species Sambucus caerulea  Raf.

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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