Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15962 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
CaprifoliaceaeCaprifoliaceaeCaprifoliaceae  
Species Symphoricarpos oreophilus A. Gray
Common name   mountain snowberry
Collector(s)
R.D. Fitts   2009-8  
Coll. Date 14 May 2009 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Uintah County
Locality tributary of Hell's Hole Canyon, S of the White River;
     Elev.: 5400 ft. (1646 m.)
Habitat Notes moist, shady canyon bottom; 
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 39° 56'  59.45" N, 109° 6'  36.46" W
UTM 12 4423902N  661442E 
Datum NAD83 
Uncertainty Not calculated
Specimen Notes UTM approximate.  

Taxonomy


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

     Symphoricarpos oreophilus Gray

Common Name(s): mountain snowberry, whortleleaf snowberry.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=35338, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Dipsacales
                                Family: Caprifoliaceae
                                    Genus: Symphoricarpos
                                        Species: Symphoricarpos oreophilus
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15982 Aliciella pinnatifida      "sticky gilia" 1 mi. NW
15964 Astragalus lutosus      "Dragon milkvetch" 2585 ft. NW
15963 Astragalus lutosus      "Dragon milkvetch" 3 ft. N
06766 Astragalus tenellus      "loose-flowered milkvetch" 1670 ft. S
06762 Atriplex gardneri  var. cuneata  1670 ft. S
15983 Chaetopappa ericoides      "rose-heath" 1.1 mi. NW
06772 Corydalis aurea  var. occidentalis   "golden fumewort" 1670 ft. S
15981 Cryptantha rollinsii      "Rollins' cat's eye" 1 mi. N
14032 Cryptantha rollinsii      "Rollins' cat's eye" 1 mi. NW
06770 Cryptantha wetherillii      "Wetherill's cat's eye" 1670 ft. S
06763 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" 1670 ft. S
06771 Euphorbia brachycera      "horned spurge" 1670 ft. S
14031 Galium multiflorum      "shrubby bedstraw" 1 mi. NW
06769 Hedysarum boreale  var. boreale   "Utah sweetvetch" 1670 ft. S
16014 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. arizonica   "Arizona four-nerve daisy" 2365 ft. E
06764 Lappula occidentalis  var. occidentalis   "western stickseed" 1670 ft. S
06765 Mirabilis alipes      "winged four o'clock" 1670 ft. S
06761 Penstemon pachyphyllus  var. mucronatus  1670 ft. S
14030 Penstemon pachyphyllus  var. pachyphyllus   "thick-leaf beardtongue" 1 mi. NW
15979 Phacelia crenulata  var. corrugata   "notch-leaf scorpionweed" 1 mi. N
15965 Phlox muscoides      "moss phlox" 2349 ft. NW
14029 Physaria subumbellata      "parasol bladderpod" 1 mi. NW
06767 Poa glauca      "Greenland bluegrass" 1.3 mi. SW
06768 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" 1670 ft. S
15980 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" 1 mi. N
06773 Thelypodiopsis elegans      "Westwater tumblemustard" 1670 ft. S
15984 Townsendia strigosa      "hairy Townsend-daisy" 1 mi. NW
16015 Townsendia strigosa      "hairy Townsend-daisy" 2365 ft. E

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Hells Hole Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 2 mi. N   Weaver Ridge 
Weaver Ridge (Ridge) Uintah County, UT 1.7 mi. E 6168  Weaver Ridge 
Weaver Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Weaver Ridge 
Weaver Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Weaver Ridge 
Duck Rock (Pillar) Uintah County, UT 2 mi. W 5177  Southam Canyon 
Evacuation Creek (Stream) Uintah County, UT 2.3 mi. NW   Davis Canyon 
Cripple Horse Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 3.1 mi. N   Weaver Ridge 
Cowboy Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 3.6 mi. N   Walsh Knolls 
Ignatio Stage Stop (Locale) Uintah County, UT 4.1 mi. NW 4997  Southam Canyon 
Wagon Hound Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 4.2 mi. NW   Bonanza 
Little Dicks Bottom (Bend) Uintah County, UT 5.2 mi. NE 5059  Walsh Knolls 
Watson (Populated Place) Uintah County, UT 5.3 mi. SW 5404  Southam Canyon 
Bonanza (Populated Place) Uintah County, UT 6.1 mi. NW 5437  Bonanza 

Links

Taxon Links for species Symphoricarpos oreophilus  A. Gray

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=Symphoricarpos+oreophilus

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