Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14185 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
GrossulariaceaeGrossulariaceaeGrossulariaceae  
Species Ribes cereum Douglas
Common name   wax currant
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   840  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 09 July 2005 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Daggett County
Locality Green Lakes vicinity, Canyon Rim Campground, 0.1 mile S of the rim of Red Canyon;
     Elev.: 7450 ft. (2271 m.)
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 40° 53'  5.52" N, 109° 32'  48.36" 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.
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes Journal Code: L5S1. 

Taxonomy


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

     Ribes cereum Dougl.

Common Name(s): wax currant, wax current.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=24457, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Grossulariaceae
                                    Genus: Ribes
                                        Species: Ribes cereum
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
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01074
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01374
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01888
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02170
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03497
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16873
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16873

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14186 Symphoricarpos longiflorus      "long-flowered snowberry" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Canyon Rim Campground (Locale) Daggett County, UT 169 ft. S 7428  Flaming Gorge 
Greens Lakes (Lake) Daggett County, UT 2868 ft. SE 7458  Flaming Gorge 
Gooseneck Boat Camp (Locale) Daggett County, UT 2903 ft. NE 6086  Flaming Gorge 
Lake Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 0.8 mi. SE   East Park Reservoir 
Red Canyon Picnic Area (Locale) Daggett County, UT 0.7 mi. NW 7425  Flaming Gorge 
Greens Lakes Campground (Locale) Daggett County, UT 0.9 mi. SE 7461  East Park Reservoir 
Red Canyon Overlook (Locale) Daggett County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 7011  Flaming Gorge 
Red Canyon Visitor Center (Locale) Daggett County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 7422  Flaming Gorge 
Ross Spring (Spring) Daggett County, UT 1.1 mi. S 7497  East Park Reservoir 
Red Canyon Visitor Center (Locale) Daggett County, UT 1 mi. NW 7195  Flaming Gorge 
East Fork Eagle Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 1.4 mi. SW   East Park Reservoir 
Buck Draw (Valley) Daggett County, UT 1.5 mi. W   Flaming Gorge 
Skull Creek Campground (Locale) Daggett County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 7448  East Park Reservoir 
West Fork Eagle Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 1.6 mi. W   East Park Reservoir 
Eagle Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 1.7 mi. W   East Park Reservoir 
Center Fork Eagle Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 1.9 mi. SW   East Park Reservoir 
Aztec Spring (Spring) Daggett County, UT 2.1 mi. S 7704  East Park Reservoir 
Hideout Eagle Basin Trail (Trail) Daggett County, UT 1.9 mi. W 7041  Flaming Gorge 
Eagle Basin (Basin) Daggett County, UT 1.9 mi. W 7094  Flaming Gorge 
Trail Creek Ranch (Locale) Daggett County, UT 1.9 mi. E 6808  Flaming Gorge 

Links

Taxon Links for species Ribes cereum  Douglas

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=Ribes+cereum

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