Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 18025 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Ribes leptanthum A. Gray
Common name   trumpet gooseberry
R. Van Buren   1894  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 28 August 2010 
United States
San Juan County
Locality La Sal Mountains, La Sal Loop Road, Horse Creek vicinity;
     Elev.: 7789 ft. (2374 m.)
Latitude Longitude 38° 29'  28.6" N, 109° 18'  25.8" 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: L12S1. 


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

     Ribes leptanthum Gray

Common Name(s): trumpet gooseberry.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=24479, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Grossulariaceae
                                    Genus: Ribes
                                        Species: Ribes leptanthum


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04446s1.jpg 
specimen image: 08235s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14944 Cymopterus       "spring parsley" 2881 ft. NE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Horse Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 2182 ft. NW   Mount Peale 
Mill Creek Bridge (Bridge) San Juan County, UT 0.6 mi. N 7697  Mount Tukuhnikivatz 
Mill Creek Canyon Overlook (Locale) Grand County, UT 0.9 mi. N 7960  Warner Lake 
LaSal Mountain Loop Road Auto Tour (Locale) San Juan County, UT 0.9 mi. W 7812  Mount Tukuhnikivatz 
Shuman Gulch (Valley) Grand County, UT 1.4 mi. NE   Warner Lake 
Chess Ridge Mine (Mine) San Juan County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 7556  Mount Tukuhnikivatz 
Boren Mesa (Summit) Grand County, UT 1.5 mi. E 9180  Warner Lake 
Brumley Ridge (Ridge) San Juan County, UT 1.8 mi. SW 7523  Mount Tukuhnikivatz 
Mesa Guard Station (Locale) Grand County, UT 2 mi. NW 8006  Warner Lake 
Dorry Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 2.1 mi. SW   Mount Tukuhnikivatz 
Lake Oowah (Reservoir) Grand County, UT 1.9 mi. E 8793  Warner Lake 
Lake Oowah Dam (Dam) Grand County, UT 1.9 mi. E 8793  Warner Lake 
Bald Mesa (Bench) Grand County, UT 2.4 mi. N 8800  Warner Lake 
Oowah Campground (Locale) Grand County, UT 2 mi. E 8806  Warner Lake 
Webb Hollow Creek (Stream) Grand County, UT 2.5 mi. NW   Warner Lake 
Warner Campground (Locale) Grand County, UT 2.5 mi. NE 9387  Warner Lake 
Warner Lake (Reservoir) Grand County, UT 2.5 mi. NE 9377  Warner Lake 
Wilcox Flat (Flat) Grand County, UT 2.7 mi. NE 9354  Warner Lake 
Warner Ranger Station (Locale) Grand County, UT 2.6 mi. NE 9410  Warner Lake 
Squaw Spring (Spring) San Juan County, UT 3 mi. S 9121  Mount Tukuhnikivatz 


Taxon Links for species Ribes leptanthum  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

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