Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 09681 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Viburnum edule (Michx.) Raf.
Common name   squashberry
J.G. Harris   3550  
   with D.L. Taylor
Coll. Date 18 July 2004 
Geography Canada.  British Columbia.  
Locality along the Dease River, at Cassiar Highway bridge. 
Elev.: 2476 ft. (755 m.)
Habitat Notes gravelly riverbanks. 
Latitude Longitude 58° 56'  50" N, 129° 51'  57" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Viburnum edule (Michx.) Raf.

     Viburnum pauciflorum La Pylaie ex Torr. & Gray

Common Name(s): squashberry.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=35261, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Dipsacales
                                Family: Caprifoliaceae
                                    Genus: Viburnum
                                        Species: Viburnum edule


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09681s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09645 Alnus crispa     same section
09663 Artemisia tilesii     same section
09689 Astragalus alpinus      "alpine milkvetch" same section
09662 Senecio indecorus      "elegant groundsel" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name


Taxon Links for species Viburnum edule  (Michx.) Raf.

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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