Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 17830 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Ericameria nauseosa (Pall. ex Pursh) Nesom & Baird
Infraspecific    subsp. nauseosa 
Common name   whitestem rubber rabbitbrush
R. Van Buren   1699  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 27 July 2007 
United States
Emery County
Locality Huntington Canyon Road (Utah Highway 31), 8 miles W of Huntington.
     Elev.: 6532 ft. (1991 m.)
Latitude Longitude 39° 23'  22.2" N, 111° 5'  19.9" 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):

     Ericameria nauseosa ssp. nauseosa (Pallas ex Pursh) Nesom & Baird

Common Name(s): rubber rabbitbrush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=525040, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Ericameria
                                        Species: Ericameria nauseosa
                                            Subspecies: Ericameria nauseosa ssp. nauseosa


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 12417s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
13463 Astragalus argophyllus  var. martinii   "Martin's milkvetch" same section
13465 Trifolium pratense      "red clover" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Meetinghouse Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 2346 ft. W   Rilda Canyon 
Deer Creek (Stream) Emery County, UT 2526 ft. SE   Mahogany Point 
Bear Creek Campground (Locale) Emery County, UT 0.7 mi. W 6582  Hiawatha 
Huntington Dam (Dam) Emery County, UT 0.8 mi. SE 6405  Hiawatha 
Huntington Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 0.8 mi. SE 6405  Hiawatha 
North Fork Meetinghouse Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 1.1 mi. W   Rilda Canyon 
Bear Creek Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 1.3 mi. NW   Hiawatha 
Wild Horse Ridge (Ridge) Emery County, UT 1.8 mi. NE 8750  Hiawatha 
Birch Spring (Spring) Emery County, UT 1.7 mi. NW 6995  Hiawatha 
Racehorse Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 2 mi. SE 6605  Red Point 
Right Fork Fish Creek (Stream) Emery County, UT 1.9 mi. E   Hiawatha 
Left Fork Fish Creek (Stream) Emery County, UT 1.9 mi. E   Hiawatha 
Trail Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 2.3 mi. NW   Hiawatha 
Elk Canyon (Valley) Carbon County, UT 2.5 mi. SW   Red Point 
Rilda Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 2.4 mi. NW   Rilda Canyon 
Co-op Mine (Mine) Emery County, UT 2.5 mi. NW 7533  Hiawatha 
Deer Creek Mine (Mine) Carbon County, UT 2.7 mi. SW 7576  Red Point 
Maple Gulch (Valley) Emery County, UT 2.6 mi. SE   Red Point 
Stump Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 3.1 mi. S 6736  Red Point 
Fish Creek (Stream) Emery County, UT 2.7 mi. SE   Hiawatha 


Taxon Links for species Ericameria nauseosa  (Pall. ex Pursh) Nesom & Baird

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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