Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14757 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ElaeagnaceaeElaeagnaceaeElaeagnaceae  
Species Shepherdia canadensis (L.) Nutt.
Common name   Canada buffaloberry
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1459  
   with J. Cooper, K.T. Harper
Coll. Date 15 August 2006 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Summit County
Locality along the Provo River, W side of Utah Highway 150, ca. 0.1 mile S of junction with Murdock Basin Rd; 
 
Elev.: 8832 ft. (2692 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° 37'  26.45" N, 110° 57'  43.37" 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: L8S2. 

Taxonomy


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

     Shepherdia canadensis (L.) Nutt.

     Elaeagnus canadensis (L.) A. Nels.
     Lepargyrea canadensis (L.) Greene

Common Name(s): russet buffaloberry, russet buffalo-berry.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=27779, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rhamnales
                                Family: Elaeagnaceae
                                    Genus: Shepherdia
                                        Species: Shepherdia canadensis
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03081s1.jpg 
03081
specimen image: 03348s1.jpg 
03348
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06121
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09053
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09744
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11220
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11220
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11220
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11335
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11913
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13377
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13411
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13412
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15730

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
02938 Aconitum columbianum  var. columbianum   "Columbian monkshood" same section
09532 Allium brevistylum      "shortstyle wild onion" 453 ft. S
14512 Artemisia tridentata  var. vaseyana   "Vasey's big sagebrush" 1.3 mi. S
14766 Artemisia tridentata  var. vaseyana   "Vasey's big sagebrush" 1.3 mi. S
14427 Betula glandulosa      "resin birch" 1497 ft. S
15272 Betula glandulosa      "resin birch" 1740 ft. S
14763 Betula glandulosa      "resin birch" 2305 ft. S
09530 Castilleja miniata      "giant red Indian paintbrush" 453 ft. S
14429 Ceanothus velutinus      "snowbrush ceanothus" 1.7 mi. S
06566 Ceanothus velutinus      "snowbrush ceanothus" 2413 ft. S
14756 Chimaphila umbellata      "pipsissewa" same section
07924 Kalmia microphylla      "alpine laurel" 1.6 mi. S
14420 Ledum glandulosum      "western Labrador tea" 113 ft. W
14759 Ledum glandulosum      "western Labrador tea" same section
15952 Nuphar polysepala     1.7 mi. N
15782 Nuphar polysepala     1.7 mi. N
15951 Nuphar polysepala     1.7 mi. N
02939 Pedicularis groenlandica      "elephanthead lousewort" same section
14433 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1.7 mi. S
02289 Prunus virginiana      "chokecherry" 2986 ft. SE
14432 Pseudotsuga menziesii      "Douglas-fir" 1.7 mi. S
14423 Pyrola asarifolia      "liverleaf wintergreen" 113 ft. W
14425 Pyrola secunda     113 ft. W
14426 Ribes viscosissimum  var. viscosissimum  1497 ft. S
15218 Salix       "willow" 1.9 mi. N
14762 Salix lucida      "shining willow" 2305 ft. S
02287 Salix lucida  ssp. caudata   "greenleaf willow" 1.7 mi. N
14430 Sorbus scopulina      "mountain-ash" 1.7 mi. S
10914 Sorbus scopulina      "mountain-ash" 1.7 mi. S
14421 Vaccinium cespitosum      "dwarf bilberry" 113 ft. W
14758 Vaccinium cespitosum      "dwarf bilberry" same section
14765 Vaccinium membranaceum      "thinleaf huckleberry" 2305 ft. S
14424 Vaccinium scoparium      "grouse whortleberry" 113 ft. W
14428 Vaccinium uliginosum      "bog blueberry" 1497 ft. S
14764 Vaccinium uliginosum      "bog blueberry" 2305 ft. S

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Slate Gorge (Valley) Summit County, UT 0.8 mi. NE   Mirror Lake 
Slate Gorge Overlook (Locale) Summit County, UT 1.1 mi. NE 9013  Mirror Lake 
Buckeye Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.2 mi. N 9686  Mirror Lake 
Spectacle Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.2 mi. NW 9754  Mirror Lake 
Smooth Rock Falls (Falls) Wasatch County, UT 1.5 mi. S 8501  Iron Mine Mountain 
Alexander Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. SW 9344  Iron Mine Mountain 
Duchesne Tunnel (Tunnel) Wasatch County, UT 1.3 mi. SE 10086  Iron Mine Mountain 
Cobble Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.6 mi. S   Iron Mine Mountain 
Trident Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.8 mi. N 9810  Mirror Lake 
Blue Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.8 mi. N 9991  Mirror Lake 
Beth Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2 mi. N 9781  Mirror Lake 
Upper Provo Bridge Picnic Area (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 1.9 mi. NE 9210  Mirror Lake 
Lambert Meadow (Flat) Summit County, UT 1.7 mi. W 9528  Iron Mine Mountain 
Cobblerest Campground (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 2.2 mi. S 8291  Iron Mine Mountain 
Haystack Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.3 mi. N 9945  Mirror Lake 
Broadhead Lake (Lake) Wasatch County, UT 1.9 mi. E 9945  Iron Mine Mountain 
Shallow Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.5 mi. N 9794  Mirror Lake 
Provo River Falls (Falls) Summit County, UT 2.4 mi. N 9348  Mirror Lake 
Provo River Falls Overlook (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 2.5 mi. N 9433  Mirror Lake 
Azure Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.5 mi. N 10145  Mirror Lake 

Links

Taxon Links for species Shepherdia canadensis  (L.) Nutt.

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=Shepherdia+canadensis

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