Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14678 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Artemisia tripartita Rydb.
Infraspecific    var. tripartita 
R. Van Buren   1375  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 08 August 2006 
United States
Cache County
Locality Bear River Range, along the Naomi Peak Trail, ca. 0.1 mile N of the trailhead;
     Elev.: 8156 ft. (2486 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 41° 53'  48.78" N, 111° 38'  32.81" 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: L4S1, hybrid with A. tridentata var. vaseyana. 


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

     Artemisia tripartita ssp. tripartita Rydb.

     Artemisia tridentata ssp. trifida (Nutt.) Hall & Clements
     Artemisia trifida Nutt.
     Seriphidium tripartitum (Rydb.) W.A. Weber

Common Name(s): Idaho threetip sagebrush, threetip sagebrush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=183742, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Artemisia
                                        Species: Artemisia tripartita
                                            Subspecies: Artemisia tripartita ssp. tripartita


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 07764s2.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
06152 Anemone multifida  var. stylosa   "Rocky Mountain windflower" 2344 ft. NE
06147 Astragalus kentrophyta  var. tegetarius   "mountain spiny milkvetch" 2344 ft. NE
06159 Boechera lyallii     2344 ft. NE
06158 Castilleja applegatei  var. viscida   "sticky Applegate's paintbrush" 2344 ft. NE
06150 Clematis columbiana  var. columbiana   "Rocky Mountain clematis" 2344 ft. NE
12565 Clematis hirsutissima      "hairy clematis" 1350 ft. N
12564 Eriogonum heracleoides      "parsnip-flowered wild buckwheat" 2470 ft. N
12563 Haplopappus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" 2470 ft. N
12562 Heterotheca villosa  var. minor   "hairy goldenaster" 2470 ft. N
06151 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. epunctata   "stemless four-nerve daisy" 2344 ft. NE
06127 Ivesia gordonii      "Gordon's mousetail" 2344 ft. NE
06153 Lomatium graveolens  var. graveolens   "King's biscuitroot" 2344 ft. NE
06157 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" 2344 ft. NE
06154 Pedicularis parryi  subsp. purpurea   "Rocky Mountain lousewort" 2344 ft. NE
06155 Penstemon compactus      "Mt. Naomi beardtongue" 2344 ft. NE
06174 Penstemon leonardii  var. leonardii   "Leonard's beardtongue" 2344 ft. NE
06149 Phlox pulvinata      "cushion phlox" 2344 ft. NE
14676 Salix boothii      "Booth's willow" 2999 ft. S
14675 Salix scouleriana      "Scouler's willow" 1.1 mi. SW
14677 Salix scouleriana      "Scouler's willow" 2999 ft. S
14679 Shepherdia canadensis      "Canada buffaloberry" 1693 ft. N
06156 Synthyris pinnatifida  var. pinnatifida   "featherleaf kittentails" 2344 ft. NE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Tony Grove Lake (Lake) Cache County, UT 1326 ft. S 8048  Naomi Peak 
Tony Grove Lake Campground (Locale) Cache County, UT 2716 ft. SE 8088  Naomi Peak 
Tony Grove Lake Trailhead (Locale) Cache County, UT 0.7 mi. SE 7927  Naomi Peak 
Coldwater Spring (Spring) Cache County, UT 1 mi. S 8665  Naomi Peak 
Mount Magog (Summit) Cache County, UT 1.6 mi. N 9505  Naomi Peak 
Hansen Pond (Lake) Cache County, UT 2 mi. S 7963  Mount Elmer 
White Pine Lake (Lake) Cache County, UT 2 mi. N 8380  Naomi Peak 
Bubble Spring (Spring) Cache County, UT 2 mi. SE 7687  Temple Peak 
Naomi Peak (Summit) Cache County, UT 2 mi. NW 9863  Naomi Peak 
Mount Gog (Summit) Cache County, UT 2.4 mi. N 9535  Naomi Peak 
Selman Reservoir (Reservoir) Cache County, UT 2 mi. E 7372  Tony Grove Creek 
Cottonwood Spring (Spring) Cache County, UT 2.6 mi. SW 7858  Mount Elmer 
High Creek Lake (Lake) Cache County, UT 2.5 mi. NW 8895  Naomi Peak 
Steam Mill Lake (Lake) Cache County, UT 3.3 mi. N 8639  Naomi Peak 
Goring Pond (Lake) Cache County, UT 2.5 mi. E 7051  Tony Grove Creek 
Steam Mill Peak (Summit) Cache County, UT 3.9 mi. N 9128  Tony Grove Creek 
Right Tony Grove Creek (Stream) Cache County, UT 3 mi. E   Tony Grove Creek 
Cherry Peak (Summit) Cache County, UT 3.3 mi. NW 9636  Naomi Peak 
Mount Elmer (Summit) Cache County, UT 3.8 mi. SW 9646  Mount Elmer 
South Fork Cottonwood Canyon (Valley) Cache County, UT 4.4 mi. S   Mount Elmer 


Taxon Links for species Artemisia tripartita  Rydb.

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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