Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14841 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Brickellia oblongifolia Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. linifolia (D.C. Eaton) B.L. Rob.
Common name   narrow-leaf brickellbush
R. Van Buren   1542  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 19 May 2007 
United States
Kane County
Locality ca. 1 mile S of the Paria movie site, along the Paria Valley Road.
     Elev.: 4829 ft. (1472 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 37° 14'  4.7" N, 111° 57'  35.7" 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: L5S1, finely leaved, less than 4 dm high. 


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

     Brickellia oblongifolia var. linifolia (D.C. Eat.) B.L. Robins.

     Brickellia linifolia D.C. Eat.

Common Name(s): narrow leaf brickellbush, narrowleaf brickellbush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=526986, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Brickellia
                                        Species: Brickellia oblongifolia
                                            Variety: Brickellia oblongifolia var. linifolia


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03902s2.jpg 
specimen image: 08631s2.jpg 
specimen image: 12842d1.jpg 
specimen image: 12842s2.jpg 
specimen image: 13546s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08575 Astragalus convallarius  var. convallarius   "lesser rushy milkvetch" same section
08568 Astragalus lentiginosus  var. palans   "straggling milkvetch" same section
08571 Atriplex obovata      "mound saltbush" same section
14871 Chrysothamnus greenei      "Greene's rabbitbrush" same section
08594 Cryptantha capitata      "round-headed cat's eye" same section
08573 Elymus elymoides  subsp. elymoides   "common squirreltail" same section
08574 Gaillardia parryi      "Parry's blanketflower" same section
08572 Hordeum murinum      "foxtail barley" same section
08576 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. arizonica   "Arizona four-nerve daisy" same section
08567 Ipomopsis polycladon      "spreading gilia" same section
14840 Isocoma rusbyi      "Rusby's goldenbush" same section
08566 Langloisia setosissima  subsp. setosissima   "Great Basin langloisia" same section
08565 Lappula occidentalis  var. cupulata   "western stickseed" same section
08570 Plantago patagonica      "Patagonia plantain" same section
08564 Xylorhiza confertifolia      "Henrieville woody aster" same section
08577 Yucca harrimaniae  var. harrimaniae   "Spanish bayonet" same section


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 1.1 mi. NE 4751  Fivemile Valley 
Calico Peak (Summit) Kane County, UT 1.5 mi. NW 5702  Calico Peak 
Cottonwood Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 1.7 mi. E   Butler Valley 
No Mans Mesa (Summit) Kane County, UT 2.4 mi. NW 6198  Calico Peak 
Starlight Arch (Arch) Kane County, UT 2.6 mi. NW 6090  Calico Peak 
Deer Range Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 3 mi. N   Deer Range Point 
Five Mile Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 3.6 mi. S 5266  Fivemile Valley 
Hackberry Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 3.1 mi. NE   Slickrock Bench 
Hackberry Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 3.2 mi. NE   Slickrock Bench 
Pilot Ridge (Ridge) Kane County, UT 3.4 mi. W 6500  Deer Range Point 
Kirbys Point (Cape) Kane County, UT 3.8 mi. NW 5883  Deer Range Point 
Sand Gulch (Valley) Kane County, UT 4.8 mi. S   Eightmile Pass 
Kitchen Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 4.6 mi. N   Deer Range Point 
Hattie Green Mine (Mine) Kane County, UT 5.2 mi. S 5502  Fivemile Valley 
Hogeye Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 5.2 mi. N   Calico Peak 
Lower Death Valley (Basin) Kane County, UT 5.4 mi. N 5483  Calico Peak 
Drip Tank Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 5.1 mi. N   Deer Range Point 
Starlight Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 5.1 mi. N   Deer Range Point 
Brigham Plains (Flat) Kane County, UT 4.6 mi. SE 5611  Fivemile Valley 
Sam Pollock Arch (Arch) Kane County, UT 5.5 mi. N 5551  Calico Peak 


Taxon Links for species Brickellia oblongifolia  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

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