Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14532 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
GrossulariaceaeGrossulariaceaeGrossulariaceae  
Species Ribes cereum Douglas
Common name   wax currant
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1212  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 30 May 2006 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah County
Locality along US Highway 6, N of Soldier Creek, ca. 0.75 mile W of Soldier Summit.
     Elev.: 7444 ft. (2269 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 39° 55'  57.54" N, 111° 5'  26.61" 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: L1S5, pale yellow flowers. 

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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02373
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03497
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03500
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04170
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08418
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10926
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10926
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10926
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13765
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13811
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15692
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15913
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15913
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15913
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15913
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16873
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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.
14533 Artemisia cana  subsp. viscidula   "silver sagebrush" same section
03007 Lycium barbarum      "matrimony vine" 1 mi. SE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Soldier Summit (Populated Place) Wasatch County, UT 0.7 mi. SE 7464  Soldier Summit 
Middle Fork White River (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.7 mi. NE   Strawberry Reservoir SE 
Daniels Ranch (historical) (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 1.7 mi. E 7441  Soldier Summit 
Hunter Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. S 8445  Soldier Summit 
Right Fork White River (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.9 mi. E   Strawberry Reservoir SE 
Left Fork White River (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.9 mi. E   Tucker 
Aagard Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 3 mi. S 8317  Soldier Summit 
Averett Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 3 mi. N   Soldier Summit 
Boiler Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 3.3 mi. N   Soldier Summit 
Watch Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 3.5 mi. N   Strawberry Reservoir SE 
Road Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 3.5 mi. S 8153  Soldier Summit 
Coyote Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 3.6 mi. SW 8285  Tucker 
Wide Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 4 mi. S 7937  Soldier Summit 
Wing Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 4.2 mi. S 8806  Colton 
Tabbyune Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 3.8 mi. SE   Flat Ridge 
Tabbyune Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 3.8 mi. SE   Flat Ridge 
Coddington Ranch (historical) (Locale) Utah County, UT 3.8 mi. SE 7277  Soldier Summit 
Davidson Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 3.5 mi. W   Tucker 
Sawmill Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 4.5 mi. S 7904  Colton 
Johnson Fork (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 3.6 mi. E   Flat Ridge 

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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