Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14866 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Populus  
Common name   cottonwood
R. Van Buren   1171  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 29 September 2005 
United States
Wayne County
Locality Pleasant Creek, at the confluence with the Fremont River, N side of Utah Highway 24;
     Elev.: 4822 ft. (1470 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 38° 16'  30.89" N, 111° 5'  26.73" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes Journal Code: L1S1b. 


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09599 Aliciella leptomeria      "sand gilia" 1 mi. NW
09591 Allium macropetalum      "large-flowered wild onion" 1 mi. NW
09598 Asclepias ruthiae      "Ruth's milkweed" 1 mi. NW
09587 Astragalus sabulonum      "gravel milkvetch" 1 mi. NW
09592 Chaenactis stevioides      "desert pincushion" 1 mi. NW
09593 Chenopodium fremontii  var. incanum  1 mi. NW
14930 Cleome lutea      "yellow spiderflower" same section
14935 Gilia subnuda     same section
09597 Linum subteres      "sprucemont flax" 1 mi. NW
09588 Lupinus pusillus  var. pusillus   "rusty lupine" 1 mi. NW
09596 Machaeranthera canescens  var. canescens   "gray tansy aster" 1 mi. NW
09595 Machaeranthera grindelioides  var. grindelioides   "gumweed tansy aster" 1 mi. NW
09585 Malacothrix sonchoides      "sowthistle desert-dandelion" 1 mi. NW
09594 Nama densum      "leafy nama" 1 mi. NW
14936 Oenothera pallida      "pale evening primrose" same section
14454 Populus       "cottonwood" same section
10017 Sphaeralcea psoraloides      "scurfpea globemallow" 1.1 mi. S
10018 Sphaeralcea psoraloides      "scurfpea globemallow" 1.1 mi. S
09590 Stephanomeria exigua      "small wirelettuce" 1 mi. NW
09586 Thelesperma subnudum  var. subnudum   "Navajo tea greenthread" 1 mi. NW
09589 Townsendia incana      "silvery Townsend-daisy" 1 mi. NW


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Pleasant Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 307 ft. W   Deer Creek Lake 
Aldrich (Locale) Wayne County, UT 411 ft. S 4843  Caineville 
River Ford (Locale) Wayne County, UT 2715 ft. E 4817  Caineville 
Blue Flats (Flat) Wayne County, UT 2.1 mi. SE 4918  Caineville 
Notom (Populated Place) Wayne County, UT 3.3 mi. SW 5233  Notom 
Caineville Reef (Cliff) Wayne County, UT 2.9 mi. E 4715  Caineville 
Deep Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 3 mi. W   Flat Top 
Sandy Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 3.2 mi. E   Bitter Creek Divide 
Capitol Wash (Valley) Wayne County, UT 3.9 mi. SW   Grover 
Red Desert (Plain) Wayne County, UT 4.1 mi. N 4922  Caineville 
North Blue Flats (Flat) Wayne County, UT 4 mi. N 5066  Caineville 
Waterpocket Canyon (Valley) Wayne County, UT 4.4 mi. SW   Golden Throne 
Notom Bench (Bench) Wayne County, UT 5.3 mi. S 5545  Notom 
Waterpocket Fold (Cliff) Wayne County, UT 4.5 mi. W 5732  Golden Throne 
Caineville Wash (Valley) Wayne County, UT 5.3 mi. NE   Caine Springs 
Caineville (Populated Place) Wayne County, UT 5.6 mi. NE 4600  Caineville 
Pioneer Register (Locale) Wayne County, UT 5.8 mi. SW 5374  Golden Throne 


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