Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 08300 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
EphedraceaeEphedraceaeEphedraceae  
Species Ephedra nevadensis S. Watson
Common name   Nevada ephedra
Collector(s)
Z. Sherman   s.n.  
Coll. Date 12 May 2003 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
California
San Bernardino
Locality S of road 164, E of Nipton, ca 60 miles S of Las Vegas.
    
Habitat Notes Hot desert shrub community, associated with Ambrosia dumosa. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Ephedra nevadensis S. Wats.

Common Name(s): Nevada ephedra, Nevada jointfir, Nevada Mormon tea.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=502316, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Gnetophyta
                    Class: Gnetopsida
                        Order: Ephedrales
                            Family: Ephedraceae
                                Genus: Ephedra
                                    Species: Ephedra nevadensis
                                                                                    

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08300s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02716s2.jpg 
02716
specimen image: 08162s2.jpg 
08162
specimen image: 08982s2.jpg 
08982
specimen image: 11092s2.jpg 
11092
specimen image: 13744s1.jpg 
13744

Nearby Accessions

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Links

Taxon Links for species Ephedra nevadensis  S. Watson

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

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

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