Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14840 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Isocoma rusbyi Greene
Common name   Rusby's goldenbush
R. Van Buren   1541  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 19 May 2007 
United States
Kane County
Locality 0.5 mile NE of Paria movie site, E side of the Paria Valley Rd, in a wash E of the cemetary;
     Elev.: 4724 ft. (1440 m.)
Habitat Notes Chinle Formation; with greasewood. 
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° 14'  31.6" N, 111° 57'  15.9" 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. 


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

     Isocoma rusbyi Greene

     Haplopappus rusbyi (Greene) Cronq.

Common Name(s): Rusby's goldenbush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=503208, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Isocoma
                                        Species: Isocoma rusbyi


Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08575 Astragalus convallarius  var. convallarius   "lesser rushy milkvetch" 1974 ft. N
08568 Astragalus lentiginosus  var. palans   "straggling milkvetch" 1974 ft. N
08571 Atriplex obovata      "mound saltbush" 1974 ft. N
14841 Brickellia oblongifolia  var. linifolia   "narrow-leaf brickellbush" same section
14871 Chrysothamnus greenei      "Greene's rabbitbrush" same section
08594 Cryptantha capitata      "round-headed cat's eye" 1974 ft. N
08573 Elymus elymoides  subsp. elymoides   "common squirreltail" 1974 ft. N
08574 Gaillardia parryi      "Parry's blanketflower" 1974 ft. N
08572 Hordeum murinum      "foxtail barley" 1974 ft. N
08576 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. arizonica   "Arizona four-nerve daisy" 1974 ft. N
08567 Ipomopsis polycladon      "spreading gilia" 1974 ft. N
08566 Langloisia setosissima  subsp. setosissima   "Great Basin langloisia" 1974 ft. N
08565 Lappula occidentalis  var. cupulata   "western stickseed" 1974 ft. N
08570 Plantago patagonica      "Patagonia plantain" 1974 ft. N
08564 Xylorhiza confertifolia      "Henrieville woody aster" 1974 ft. N
08577 Yucca harrimaniae  var. harrimaniae   "Spanish bayonet" 1974 ft. N


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Paria (Populated Place) Kane County, UT 2743 ft. NE 4751  Fivemile Valley 
Calico Peak (Summit) Kane County, UT 1.3 mi. NW 5702  Calico Peak 
Cottonwood Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 1.6 mi. SE   Butler Valley 
Deer Range Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 2.7 mi. N   Deer Range Point 
No Mans Mesa (Summit) Kane County, UT 2.5 mi. W 6198  Calico Peak 
Hackberry Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 2.6 mi. E   Slickrock Bench 
Starlight Arch (Arch) Kane County, UT 2.6 mi. W 6090  Calico Peak 
Hackberry Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 2.7 mi. E   Slickrock Bench 
Five Mile Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 4.1 mi. S 5266  Fivemile Valley 
Kirbys Point (Cape) Kane County, UT 3.6 mi. NW 5883  Deer Range Point 
Pilot Ridge (Ridge) Kane County, UT 3.5 mi. W 6500  Deer Range Point 
Kitchen Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 4.3 mi. N   Deer Range Point 
Lower Death Valley (Basin) Kane County, UT 4.9 mi. N 5483  Calico Peak 
Sam Pollock Arch (Arch) Kane County, UT 5 mi. N 5551  Calico Peak 
Hogeye Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 4.9 mi. N   Calico Peak 
Drip Tank Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 4.8 mi. NW   Deer Range Point 
Sand Gulch (Valley) Kane County, UT 5.3 mi. S   Eightmile Pass 
Starlight Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 4.9 mi. NW   Deer Range Point 
Brigham Plains (Flat) Kane County, UT 4.6 mi. SE 5611  Fivemile Valley 
Rock House Cove (Valley) Kane County, UT 6 mi. SE   Fivemile Valley 


Taxon Links for species Isocoma rusbyi  Greene

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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