Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 15005 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Grindelia  
Common name   gumweed
Jake Pickering   33  
Coll. Date 15 September 2008 
United States
Emery County
Locality Wasatch Plateau, near mouth of Huntington Creek Canyon, along Utah Highway 31, ca. 4 miles NW of Huntington;
     Elev.: 6042 ft. (1842 m.)
Habitat Notes on hillside near creek. 
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° 21'  42.06" N, 111° 2'  24.01" 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.


Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15001 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" same section
15002 Chrysothamnus nauseosus      "rubber rabbitbrush" same section
15007 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" same section
15004 Eriogonum       "buckwheat" same section
15003 Holodiscus dumosus      "mountainspray" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Fish Creek (Stream) Emery County, UT 2842 ft. NW   Hiawatha 
Brockbank Hollow (Valley) Carbon County, UT 0.6 mi. SE   Hiawatha 
Maple Gulch (Valley) Emery County, UT 0.7 mi. W   Red Point 
Green Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 0.9 mi. S 6349  Red Point 
Racehorse Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 1.6 mi. W 6605  Red Point 
Stump Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 1.7 mi. SW 6736  Red Point 
Right Fork Fish Creek (Stream) Emery County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Hiawatha 
Left Fork Fish Creek (Stream) Emery County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Hiawatha 
Chris Otteson Hollow (Valley) Emery County, UT 2 mi. E   Hiawatha 
Rowley Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 2.5 mi. SE 6050  Red Point 
Huntington Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 2.5 mi. NW 6405  Hiawatha 
Huntington Dam (Dam) Emery County, UT 2.5 mi. NW 6405  Hiawatha 
Deer Creek (Stream) Emery County, UT 2.8 mi. NW   Mahogany Point 
Red Point (Cape) Emery County, UT 3.3 mi. S 8285  Red Point 
The Gumhill (Ridge) Emery County, UT 2.7 mi. E 6254  Huntington 
Mills Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 2.7 mi. E 5929  Huntington 
Oil Well Bench (Bench) Emery County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 6818  Hiawatha 
Wild Horse Ridge (Ridge) Emery County, UT 3.9 mi. N 8750  Hiawatha 
Meetinghouse Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 3.7 mi. NW   Rilda Canyon 
Nosey Joe Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 3.5 mi. E 5925  Huntington 


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