Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 10194 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Baccharis glutinosa Pers.
Common name   sticky seep-willow
Donna M. Barnes   4240  
Coll. Date 19 April 2005 
United States
Washington County
Locality Beaver Dam Wash, W of Lytle Ranch, [S of the mouth of Indian Canyon, W of the entrance road to Lytle Ranch];
     Elev.: 2767 ft. (844 m.)
Habitat Notes gravel bar in wash; riparian 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° 8'  19" N, 114° 1'  30" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.


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

     Baccharis salicifolia (Ruiz & Pavón) Pers.

     Baccharis glutinosa Pers.
     Baccharis viminea DC.
     Molina salicifolia Ruiz & Pavón

Common Name(s): mule's fat, seep willow, seepwillow, seepwillow baccharis.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=183763, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10194s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03142s2.jpg 
specimen image: 05894s2.jpg 
specimen image: 11373d1.jpg 
specimen image: 11373c1.jpg 
specimen image: 11373s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08746 Acacia greggii      "catclaw acacia" same section
17928 Acacia greggii      "catclaw acacia" 604 ft. E
05725 Acacia greggii      "catclaw acacia" 2022 ft. NW
14816 Acacia greggii      "catclaw acacia" 1887 ft. N
14495 Acacia greggii      "catclaw acacia" 125 ft. N
14494 Acamptopappus sphaerocephalus      "goldenhead" 2947 ft. SE
08743 Amaranthus albus      "pale pigweed" same section
08738 Antennaria microphylla      "little-leaf pussytoes" same section
10321 Baileya multiradiata      "desert marigold" 2949 ft. E
08733 Berula erecta      "cut-leaf water parsnip" same section
08736 Centaurium calycosum      "Western centaury" same section
08734 Chenopodium botrys      "Jerusalem oak goosefoot" same section
08744 Chilopsis linearis      "desert willow" same section
05742 Chilopsis linearis      "desert willow" 2022 ft. NW
10320 Cryptantha utahensis      "Utah forget-me-not" 2949 ft. E
05745 Cucurbita foetidissima      "Missouri gourd" 2022 ft. NW
05760 Ficus carica      "edible fig" 2022 ft. NW
15452 Fraxinus pennsylvanica      "green ash" same section
05724 Fraxinus velutina      "velvet ash" 2022 ft. NW
05746 Juglans major      "Arizona walnut" 2022 ft. NW
08735 Juncus torreyi      "Torrey's rush" same section
15219 Larrea tridentata      "creosote bush" 1330 ft. N
14490 Lycium andersonii      "Anderson's desert-thorn" 2947 ft. SE
05744 Lycium torreyi      "Torrey wolfberry" 2022 ft. NW
17930 Lygodesmia       "skeleton plant" 2554 ft. SE
08741 Mimulus bigelovii  var. cuspidatus  same section
05726 Morus alba      "white mulberry" 2022 ft. NW
05737 Neolloydia johnsonii     2022 ft. NW
05759 Nerium oleander      "oleander" 2022 ft. NW
05764 Opuntia acanthocarpa     2022 ft. NW
05763 Opuntia basilaris  var. basilaris   "beavertail pricklypear" 2022 ft. NW
05762 Opuntia engelmannii  var. linguiformis   "cactus apple" 2022 ft. NW
05761 Opuntia phaeacantha  var. laevis  2022 ft. NW
05765 Opuntia violacea     2022 ft. NW
05743 Paspalum distichum      "knotgrass" 2022 ft. NW
08737 Petunia parviflora     same section
10322 Phacelia ambigua      "notch-leaf scorpionweed" 2949 ft. E
08745 Phoradendron californicum      "mesquite mistletoe" same section
08740 Polypogon viridis      "water beard grass" same section
08739 Psathyrotes annua      "annual turtleback" same section
05324 Punica granatum      "pomegranate" 2022 ft. NW
17929 Salix       "willow" 604 ft. E
17927 Salix       "willow" 604 ft. E
05727 Salix laevigata      "red willow" 2022 ft. NW
14815 Salix laevigata      "red willow" 1887 ft. N
08742 Solanum sarrachoides     same section
15432 Thamnosma montana      "turpentinebroom" 1653 ft. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Indian Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 886 ft. NE   West Mountain Peak 
Bull Valley Wash (Stream) Lincoln County, NV 1390 ft. SW   Jacks Mountain 
Bull Valley Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1351 ft. SW 2736  Scarecrow Peak 
Little Bull Valley Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 0.6 mi. N   Scarecrow Peak 
Guy Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. NW   Scarecrow Peak 
Catclaw Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. N   Scarecrow Peak 
Reber Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. S   Castle Cliff 
Snow Spring Wash (Stream) Lincoln County, NV 3.1 mi. S   Scarecrow Peak 
Snow Spring Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. S 2562  Terry Benches 
Burgess Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.5 mi. S   Castle Cliff 
Horse Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.5 mi. N   West Mountain Peak 
Lower Lime Mountain Well (Well) Lincoln County, NV 5.5 mi. N 3288  Scarecrow Peak 
Terry Benches (Bench) Lincoln County, NV 5.8 mi. SW 2815  Terry Benches 


Taxon Links for species Baccharis glutinosa  Pers.

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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