Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 18026 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
SalicaceaeSalicaceaeSalicaceae  
Species Salix melanopsis Nutt.
Common name   dusky willow
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1895  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 03 September 2010 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Wasatch County
Locality Heber Valley, Provo River, Utah Highway 113, between Heber City and Midway.
     Elev.: 5696 ft. (1736 m.)
Latitude Longitude 40° 30'  29.3" N, 111° 25'  56.6" 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.
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes Journal Code: L1S1. 

Taxonomy


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

     Salix melanopsis Nutt.

     Salix bolanderiana Rowlee
     Salix exigua var. gracilipes (Ball) Cronq.
     Salix exigua ssp. melanopsis (Nutt.) Cronq.
     Salix exigua var. tenerrima (Henderson) Schneid.
     Salix fluviatilis auct. non Nutt.
     Salix fluviatilis var. tenerrima (Henderson) T.J. Howell
     Salix longifolia var. tenerrima Henderson
     Salix melanopsis var. bolanderiana (Rowlee) Schneid.
     Salix melanopsis var. gracilipes Ball
     Salix melanopsis var. kronkheittii L. Kelso
     Salix melanopsis var. tenerrima (Henderson) Ball
     Salix parksiana Ball
     Salix sessilifolia var. vancouverensis Brayshaw
     Salix tenerrima (Henderson) Heller

Common Name(s): dusky willow.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=22556, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Salicales
                                Family: Salicaceae
                                    Genus: Salix
                                        Species: Salix melanopsis
                                                                                            

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Nearby Accessions

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Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Rock Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 2707 ft. NE   Heber City 
Heber Valley Railroad Depot (Building) Wasatch County, UT 2773 ft. SE 5565  Heber City 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Wasatch County, UT 0.8 mi. E 5584  Heber City 
Sagebrush and Spring Creek Canal (Canal) Wasatch County, UT 1.1 mi. S 5542  Charleston 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Wasatch County, UT 0.9 mi. SE 5601  Heber City 
Saint Lawrence Catholic Church (Church) Wasatch County, UT 0.9 mi. E 5597  Heber City 
Mountain Valley Baptist Chapel (Church) Wasatch County, UT 0.9 mi. E 5597  Heber City 
KLVR-AM (Heber City) (Tower) Wasatch County, UT 1 mi. SW 5486  Heber City 
Wasatch High School (School) Wasatch County, UT 1 mi. E 5607  Heber City 
Heber City (Populated Place) Wasatch County, UT 1 mi. E 5604  Heber City 
Spring Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.2 mi. SW   Heber City 
Westside Ditch (Canal) Wasatch County, UT 1.3 mi. N 5571  Heber City 
Central Elementary School (School) Wasatch County, UT 1.1 mi. E 5614  Heber City 
Parkview Trailer Court (Populated Place) Wasatch County, UT 1.1 mi. E 5591  Heber City 
Heber City Post Office (Post Office) Wasatch County, UT 1.1 mi. E 5604  Heber City 
North Kindergarten School (School) Wasatch County, UT 1.2 mi. E 5604  Heber City 
Wasatch County High School (School) Wasatch County, UT 1.2 mi. SE 5620  Charleston 
Middle Ditch (Canal) Wasatch County, UT 1.5 mi. N 5597  Heber City 
Berkenshaw Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.2 mi. W   Heber City 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Wasatch County, UT 1.3 mi. E 5630  Heber City 

Links

Taxon Links for species Salix melanopsis  Nutt.

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

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External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Salix+melanopsis

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