Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 09819 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Erigeron elatus (Hook.) Greene
Common name   swamp boreal-daisy
J.G. Harris   3708  
   with D.L. Taylor
Coll. Date 29 July 2004 
Geography Canada.  British Columbia.  
Locality Stone Mountain, Provincial Park. 
Elev.: 4248 ft. (1295 m.)
Habitat Notes gravelly outwash along canyon. 
Latitude Longitude 58° 40'  25" N, 124° 40'  57" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Erigeron elatus (Hook.) Greene

     Erigeron acris var. elatus (Hook.) Cronq.
     Erigeron alpinus var. elatus Hook.
     Erigeron elatus var. oligocephalus (Fern. & Wieg.) Fern.
     Trimorpha elata (Hook.) Nesom

Common Name(s): swamp boreal-daisy.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=508160, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Erigeron
                                        Species: Erigeron elatus


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09819s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09754 Arctostaphylos rubra      "red fruit bearberry" same section
09820 Braya humilis  ssp. humilis   "low northern rockcress" same section
12511 Braya humilis  ssp. porsildii   "low northern rockcress" 1.3 mi. W
06468 Braya humilis  ssp. porsildii   "low northern rockcress" 1.3 mi. W
06490 Braya humilis  ssp. porsildii   "low northern rockcress" 1.3 mi. W
09821 Gentiana propinqua     same section
09722 Habenaria hyperborea     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 Erigeron elatus  (Hook.) Greene

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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