Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14580 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
GrossulariaceaeGrossulariaceaeGrossulariaceae  
Species Ribes cereum Douglas
Common name   wax currant
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1270  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 31 May 2006 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Garfield County
Locality Paunsaugunt Plateau, Secret Garden Botanical Area, NE foothills of Wilson Peak, E side of the dirt rd, ca. 0.5 mile SW of the junction with UT Highway 12;
     Elev.: 7834 ft. (2388 m.)
Habitat Notes open sagebrush-grassland; 
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° 43'  1.17" N, 112° 16'  3.66" 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: L3S4. 

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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01374
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01888
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01103 Aquilegia scopulorum  var. scopulorum   "Utah columbine" 2 mi. NE
01107 Arctostaphylos patula      "greenleaf manzanita" 2.1 mi. NE
14577 Artemisia nova  var. nova  same section
06059 Astragalus humistratus  var. humivagans   "groundcover milkvetch" 2220 ft. N
06057 Astragalus kentrophyta  var. tegetarius   "mountain spiny milkvetch" 2220 ft. N
04756 Castilleja parvula  var. revealii   "Reveal's paintbrush" 1.5 mi. SE
06031 Cymopterus minimus      "least spring parsley" 1.3 mi. SE
04753 Erigeron aphanactis  var. congestus   "rayless shaggy fleabane" 1.5 mi. SE
06055 Eriogonum alatum      "winged wild buckwheat" 2220 ft. N
06036 Eriogonum aretioides      "Widtsoe wild buckwheat" 1.3 mi. SE
04752 Eriogonum aretioides      "Widtsoe wild buckwheat" 1.5 mi. SE
14572 Eriogonum aretioides      "Widtsoe wild buckwheat" same section
00952 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. laxifolium   "loose-leaf wild buckwheat" 2 mi. NE
06056 Euphorbia brachycera      "horned spurge" 2220 ft. N
04757 Euphorbia brachycera      "horned spurge" 1.5 mi. SE
01096 Gutierrezia sarothrae      "common snakeweed" 2 mi. NE
14573 Haplopappus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" same section
00934 Hymenoxys richardsonii  var. floribunda   "Colorado rubberweed" 2 mi. NE
00953 Ivesia sabulosa      "Intermountain mousetail" 2 mi. NE
14575 Linanthus caespitosus      "mat prickly phlox" same section
06054 Lithospermum multiflorum      "many-flowered stoneseed" 2220 ft. N
15534 Lithospermum multiflorum      "many-flowered stoneseed" 1398 ft. E
04755 Oxytropis oreophila  var. jonesii   "Jone's oxytrope" 1.5 mi. SE
06037 Oxytropis oreophila  var. jonesii   "Jone's oxytrope" 1.3 mi. SE
06041 Penstemon bracteatus      "Red Canyon beardtongue" 1.3 mi. SE
06117 Petradoria pumila  var. pumila   "common rock goldenrod" 2220 ft. N
14574 Phlox gladiformis      "musky phlox" same section
14579 Phlox longifolia      "long-leaf phlox" same section
15532 Physaria chambersii  var. membranacea   "scurfy twinpod" same section
06060 Physaria lepidota  var. membranacea   "scurfy twinpod" 2220 ft. N
06035 Physaria rubicundula      "Bryce Canyon bladderpod" 1.3 mi. SE
01106 Pinus longaeva      "Great Basin bristlecone pine" 2 mi. NE
06058 Piptatherum micranthum      "little-seed ricegrass" 2220 ft. N
06061 Sphaeromeria capitata      "common rock-tansy" 2220 ft. N
14576 Tetradymia canescens      "spineless horsebrush" same section
14578 Tetradymia canescens      "spineless horsebrush" same section
04754 Townsendia jonesii  var. jonesii   "Jones' Townsend-daisy" 1.5 mi. SE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Corral Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1 mi. N   Casto Canyon 
Cabin Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1 mi. N   Bryce Canyon 
Lightning Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.4 mi. E   Bryce Canyon 
Butch Cassidy Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. NW   Casto Canyon 
Johnson Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. SE 7799  Bryce Canyon 
Wilson Peak (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. SW 9033  Wilson Peak 
Red Canyon Campground (Locale) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. NW 7294  Wilson Peak 
Berry Spring Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. E   Flake Mountain West 
Horse Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. N 8147  Casto Canyon 
Berry Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 3.7 mi. NE 8055  Flake Mountain West 
Ahlstrom Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. SE   Wilson Peak 
Mud Spring Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 4.1 mi. NE 8127  Flake Mountain West 
Coyote Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. SE   Wilson Peak 
Black Mountain (Summit) Garfield County, UT 4.2 mi. NW 7901  Casto Canyon 
The Pine Hills (Summit) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. E 7842  Bryce Canyon 
Wilson Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.2 mi. SW   Wilson Peak 
Right Fork Blue Fly Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 5 mi. S   Wilson Peak 
Daves Hollow Forest Service Station (Locale) Garfield County, UT 4.4 mi. SE 7694  Bryce Canyon 
Red Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.3 mi. NW   Wilson Peak 
Left Fork Blue Fly Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 5.3 mi. S   Tropic Reservoir 

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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