Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 02162 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Salix lucida Muhl.
Infraspecific    subsp. caudata (Nutt.) E. Murray
Common name   greenleaf willow
S. Freeman   s.n.  
Coll. Date 21 September 1995 
United States
Utah County
Locality near trucker rest stop on Utah Highway 6, 0.5 miles on dirt road S of the rest stop.
Habitat Notes riparian community. 
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 39° 56'  10" N, 111° 11'  44" W
Township Range T10S, R6E, Sec. 24  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Salix lucida ssp. caudata (Nutt.) E. Murr.

     Salix caudata (Nutt.) Heller
     Salix caudata var. bryantiana Ball & Braceline
     Salix caudata var. parvifolia Ball
     Salix fendleriana Anderss.
     Salix lasiandra ssp. caudata (Nutt.) E. Murr.
     Salix lasiandra var. caudata (Nutt.) Sudworth
     Salix lasiandra var. fendleriana (Anderss.) Bebb
     Salix pentandra var. caudata Nutt.

Common Name(s): greenleaf willow, shining willow.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=524652, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Salicales
                                Family: Salicaceae
                                    Genus: Salix
                                        Species: Salix lucida
                                            Subspecies: Salix lucida ssp. caudata


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02162s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01360s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02287s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05319s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14613 Alnus incana      "gray alder" 2411 ft. SE
02160 Alnus incana  subsp. rugosa   "speckled alder" same section
07046 Ambrosia acanthicarpa      "flatspine bur ragweed" 2.2 mi. NE
07043 Astragalus tenellus      "loose-flowered milkvetch" 2.2 mi. NE
07042 Chrysothamnus depressus      "dwarf rabbitbrush" 2.2 mi. NE
07045 Chrysothamnus depressus      "dwarf rabbitbrush" 2.2 mi. NE
07044 Eriogonum cernuum      "nodding wild buckwheat" 2.2 mi. NE
07048 Eriogonum racemosum  var. racemosum   "redroot wild buckwheat" 2.2 mi. NE
02509 Humulus lupulus  var. neomexicanus   "common hop" same section
01338 Humulus lupulus  var. neomexicanus   "common hop" 2.2 mi. NE
02161 Humulus lupulus  var. neomexicanus   "common hop" same section
07047 Mirabilis linearis  var. linearis  2.2 mi. NE
14612 Salix bebbiana      "Bebb willow" 2411 ft. SE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Tucker Rest Area (Locale) Utah County, UT 756 ft. W 6240  Tucker 
Clear Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 853 ft. W   Tucker 
Tucker (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1227 ft. SW 6290  Tucker 
Starvation Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1783 ft. SW   Scofield Reservoir 
Starvation Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1783 ft. SW   Scofield Reservoir 
Indian Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2814 ft. N   Tucker 
Sky View (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. NW 6322  Tucker 
Tie Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. NW   Strawberry Reservoir SW 
Spring Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. N   Tucker 
Cottonwood Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. N   Tucker 
Gilluly (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. E 6549  Tucker 
High Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. W 7258  Tucker 
Watson Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. N   Tucker 
Scenic (Locale) Utah County, UT 2 mi. SE 6975  Tucker 
Davidson Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. E   Tucker 
West Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. N   Rays Valley 
Left Fork Clear Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. W   C Canyon 
Right Fork Clear Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. W   C Canyon 
Detour (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. NW 6083  Tucker 
Hicks Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. NW   Tucker 


Taxon Links for species Salix lucida  Muhl.

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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