Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 11778 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AnacardiaceaeAnacardiaceaeAnacardiaceae  
Species Rhus aromatica Aiton
Infraspecific    var. trilobata (Nutt.) A. Gray ex S. Watson
Common name   skunkbush sumac
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   5197  
Coll. Date 26 June 2006 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Box Elder County
Locality Pilot Range, Patterson Pass;
     Elev.: 6906 ft. (2105 m.)
Habitat Notes mountain shrub community; rock crevices, gravelly soil. 
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° 12'  49.8" N, 114° 2'  17.3" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Rhus trilobata var. trilobata Nutt.

     Rhus aromatica ssp. flabelliformis (Shinners) R.E. Brooks
     Rhus aromatica var. flabelliformis Shinners
     Rhus aromatica ssp. trilobata (Nutt.) W.A. Weber
     Rhus aromatica var. trilobata (Nutt.) Gray ex. S. Wats.
     Schmaltzia trilobata (Nutt.) Small

Common Name(s): ill-scented sumac, skunkbush, skunkbush sumac.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=530014, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Sapindales
                                Family: Anacardiaceae
                                    Genus: Rhus
                                        Species: Rhus trilobata
                                            Variety: Rhus trilobata var. trilobata
                                                

Images

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.
11774 Achnatherum lettermanii      "Letterman's needlegrass" same section
11776 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" same section
11784 Chaenactis douglasii      "Douglas' dusty-maiden" same section
11779 Chamaebatiaria millefolium      "fernbush" same section
11781 Cryptantha ambigua      "basin cat's eye" same section
11780 Erigeron linearis      "desert yellow fleabane" same section
11782 Eriogonum caespitosum      "matted wild buckwheat" same section
11783 Eriogonum heracleoides      "parsnip-flowered wild buckwheat" same section
11773 Eriogonum microthecum  var. laxiflorum   "Great Basin wild buckwheat" same section
11771 Gayophytum ramosissimum      "pinyon groundsmoke" same section
11775 Heuchera parvifolia      "little-leaf alumroot" same section
11777 Holodiscus dumosus      "mountainspray" same section
11772 Phacelia hastata  var. hastata   "alpine silverleaf scorpionweed" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Mineral Mountain (Summit) Box Elder County, UT 1.1 mi. NE 6966  Patterson Pass 
Cook Canyon (Valley) Elko County, NV 1.1 mi. W   Patterson Pass 
Hogans Alley (Valley) Box Elder County, UT 1.1 mi. W   Patterson Pass 
Sheep Range Spring (Spring) Box Elder County, UT 1.5 mi. NE 7218  Patterson Pass 
McGinty Ridge (Ridge) Box Elder County, UT 1.8 mi. E 6762  Patterson Pass 
Patterson Pass (Gap) Box Elder County, UT 2.1 mi. SE 6880  Patterson Pass 
Copper Mountain (Summit) Box Elder County, UT 2.5 mi. NE 7304  Patterson Pass 
Buell (historical) (Populated Place) Elko County, NV 2.9 mi. N 5834  Tecoma 
Buel Post Office (Post Office) Elko County, NV 2.9 mi. N 5834  Tecoma 
Lucin Mining District (Civil) Elko County, NV 2.9 mi. N 5542  Tecoma 
Box Canyon (Valley) Box Elder County, UT 2.8 mi. NW   Patterson Pass 
Governors Spring (Spring) Box Elder County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 6496  Tecoma 
Bald Eagle Mountain (Summit) Box Elder County, UT 3.7 mi. N 7963  Tecoma 
East Canyon (Valley) Elko County, NV 3.9 mi. N   Tecoma 
East Canyon (Valley) Box Elder County, UT 3.9 mi. N   Tecoma 
Patterson Pass Spring (Spring) Box Elder County, UT 3.1 mi. SE 5611  Crater Island NW 
Pearson Ranch (Locale) Elko County, NV 3.9 mi. N 5423  Tecoma 
Tuttle (Locale) Elko County, NV 3.9 mi. N 5430  Tecoma 
McLaughlin Spring (Spring) Box Elder County, UT 3.2 mi. E 5620  Crater Island NW 
Parson Springs (Spring) Elko County, NV 4.3 mi. S 5968  Patterson Pass 

Links

Taxon Links for species Rhus aromatica  Aiton

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=Rhus+aromatica

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