Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 09195 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Fendlerella utahensis (S. Watson) A. Heller
Common name   Utah fendlerbush
N.D. Atwood   25512  
   with M. Ralphs
Coll. Date 09 May 2000 
United States
Washington County
Locality Beaver Dam Mts
Habitat Notes on limestone cliffs, talus, pinyon-juniper-redbud-serviceberry-Agave-cliffrose community. 
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° 5'  29" N, 113° 47'  56" W
Township Range T42S, R17W, Sec. 31  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Fendlerella utahensis (S. Wats.) Heller

Common Name(s): Utah fendlerbush, Utah fendlerella, yerba desierto.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=24334, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Hydrangeaceae
                                    Genus: Fendlerella
                                        Species: Fendlerella utahensis


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09195s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03070s2.jpg 
specimen image: 03490s1.jpg 
specimen image: 03491s1.jpg 
specimen image: 08419s1.jpg 
specimen image: 15522s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
17916 Asteraceae      same section
17918 Cercocarpus montanus      "alderleaf mountain mahogany" same section
14023 Gilia inconspicua      "shy gilia" same section
14022 Mimulus rubellus      "little redstem monkeyflower" 1 mi. E
17917 Symphoricarpos       "snowberry" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Tahoari (Summit) Washington County, UT 2747 ft. SW 5502  Jarvis Peak 
Jarvis Peak (Summit) Washington County, UT 0.6 mi. S 6411  Jarvis Peak 
Apex Mine (Mine) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. S 5243  Jarvis Peak 
Westside Mine (Mine) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 5794  Jarvis Peak 
Paymaster Mine Shaft (Mine) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. S 5492  Jarvis Peak 
Reef Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. NE 4288  Jarvis Peak 
Utah Hill Summit (Locale) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. NW 4744  Jarvis Peak 
Quail Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. E 4232  Jarvis Peak 
Black Warrior Mine (Mine) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. SW 6257  Jarvis Peak 
Mine Valley (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. SE   Jarvis Peak 
Mine Valley Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. SE 4472  Jarvis Peak 
Laub Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. NE 3757  Jarvis Peak 
Cedar Pockets (Range) Washington County, UT 3.6 mi. S 4564  Jarvis Peak 
Cave Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 3819  White Hills 
Bulldog Pass (Gap) Washington County, UT 4.3 mi. S 4734  Jarvis Peak 
Cottonwood Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 3.8 mi. E 3452  White Hills 
Summit Spring Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 4 mi. W   Castle Cliff 
Summit Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 4.1 mi. W 4600  Jarvis Peak 
Paiute Indian Reservation (Reserve) Washington County, UT 5.4 mi. N 3566  Shivwits 
Blakes Lambing Grounds (Area) Washington County, UT 5.3 mi. SE 4098  White Hills 


Taxon Links for species Fendlerella utahensis  (S. Watson) A. Heller

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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