Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 04214 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Coleogyne ramosissima Torr.
Common name   blackbrush
Donna M. Barnes   s.n.  
Coll. Date 15 April 2000 
United States
Washington County
Locality old Highway 91, S of Harrisburg;
     Elev.: 3106 ft. (947 m.)
Habitat Notes soil sandy. 
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 37° 11'  N, 113° 34'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
Specimen Notes Astragalus ampullarioides study site. 


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

     Coleogyne ramosissima Torr.

Common Name(s): blackbrush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25150, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Rosaceae
                                    Genus: Coleogyne
                                        Species: Coleogyne ramosissima


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04214s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03011s2.jpg 
specimen image: 03686s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06560s1.jpg 
specimen image: 09441s1.jpg 
specimen image: 11073s1.jpg 
specimen image: 11086s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13169s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
East Valley (Valley) Washington County, UT 1706 ft. E   Washington 
Black Gulch (Valley) Washington County, UT 0.8 mi. W   Washington 
Yellow Knolls (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. N 4216  Washington 
Black Knolls Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. S 3484  Washington 
Sait George City Dam (Dam) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. S 3484  Washington 
Black Knolls (Summit) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. S 3327  Washington 
Alger Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. N   Saddle Mountain 
T-Bone Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. S 3402  Washington 
Twin Peaks (Summit) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. N 5345  Washington 
Washington Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. E   Washington 
Buckskin Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. SW   Washington 
Spring Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.5 mi. N   Saddle Mountain 
Lava Ridge (Ridge) Washington County, UT 3.3 mi. N 4810  Washington 
Twist Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. SW   Washington 
Santa Clara Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 3.7 mi. S 3176  Washington 
Santa Clara Dam (Dam) Washington County, UT 3.7 mi. S 3176  Washington 
Grace Baptist Church (Church) Washington County, UT 3.8 mi. S 3051  Washington 
Middleton Black Ridge (Ridge) Washington County, UT 4 mi. S 3114  Washington 
Washington Flat (Flat) Washington County, UT 3.8 mi. NE 5046  Washington 
Big Sand (Flat) Washington County, UT 3.3 mi. W 3786  Washington 


Taxon Links for species Coleogyne ramosissima  Torr.

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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