Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 12526 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Artemisia campestris L.
Infraspecific    subsp. caudata (Michx.) H.M. Hall & Clem.
Common name   field wormwood
N. Snow   7724  
Coll. Date 10 November 1998 
United States
Weld County
Locality Greeley, University of Northern Colorado campus, W side of Ross Hall, in native prairie garden.
     Elev.: 4750 ft. (1448 m.)
Habitat Notes cultivated. 
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 40° 24'  13" N, 104° 41'  54" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Artemisia campestris ssp. caudata (Michx.) Hall & Clements

     Artemisia campestris var. caudata (Michx.) Palmer & Steyermark
     Artemisia caudata Michx.
     Artemisia caudata var. calvens Lunell
     Artemisia forwoodii S. Wats.
     Oligosporus campestris ssp. caudatus (Michx.) W.A. Weber
     Oligosporus caudatus Poljakov

Common Name(s): field sagewort, field wormwood, Pacific wormwood.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=183750, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Artemisia
                                        Species: Artemisia campestris
                                            Subspecies: Artemisia campestris ssp. caudata


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12526s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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specimen image: 03844s4.jpg 
specimen image: 04540s4.jpg 
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
12389 Andropogon hallii      "sand bluestem" same section
12379 Descurainia sophia      "flix weed" same section
12353 Fallugia paradoxa      "Apache plume" same section
12355 Reseda luteola      "weld" same section
12380 Rhus aromatica  var. trilobata   "skunkbush sumac" same section
12381 Ribes aureum      "golden currant" same section
12399 Thermopsis rhombifolia      "prairie thermopsis" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Arlington School (School) Weld County, CO 1730 ft. SE 4731  Greeley 
Glenmere Park (Park) Weld County, CO 2531 ft. NW 4751  Greeley 
University of Northern Colorado (School) Weld County, CO 2750 ft. NE 4712  Greeley 
Farr Park (Park) Weld County, CO 0.7 mi. S 4725  Greeley 
Jackson Field (Populated Place) Weld County, CO 0.7 mi. E 4692  Greeley 
Cameron School (School) Weld County, CO 0.9 mi. N 4695  Greeley 
Evans Cemetery (Cemetery) Weld County, CO 0.9 mi. S 4715  Greeley 
Garden City (Populated Place) Weld County, CO 0.8 mi. SE 4695  Greeley 
Meeker Junior High School (School) Weld County, CO 0.9 mi. N 4669  Greeley 
Meeker Memorial Museum (Building) Weld County, CO 1 mi. N 4666  Greeley 
NCMC Heliport (Airport) Weld County, CO 1 mi. N 4712  Greeley 
Montview Park (Park) Weld County, CO 0.9 mi. NW 4744  Greeley 
Weld County Public Hospital (Hospital) Weld County, CO 1 mi. N 4734  Greeley 
Jackson School (School) Weld County, CO 0.9 mi. SW 4780  Greeley 
Saint Peters School (School) Weld County, CO 1.2 mi. N 4659  Greeley 
Rosedale (Populated Place) Weld County, CO 1.3 mi. S 4705  Greeley 
Heath Junior High School (School) Weld County, CO 1.1 mi. NW 4744  Greeley 
Jefferson School (School) Weld County, CO 1.2 mi. NE 4652  Greeley 
Maplewood School (School) Weld County, CO 1.3 mi. N 4715  Greeley 
Brentwood School (School) Weld County, CO 1.2 mi. SW 4807  Greeley 


Taxon Links for species Artemisia campestris  L.

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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