Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 18067 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
GrossulariaceaeGrossulariaceaeGrossulariaceae  
Species Ribes cereum Douglas
Common name   wax currant
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1936  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 04 September 2010 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Daggett County
Locality Uinta Mountains, Utah Highway 44, at the confluence of Dowd Creek and Carter Creek, Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area;
     Elev.: 7336 ft. (2236 m.)
Latitude Longitude 40° 52'  20.9" N, 109° 41'  30.5" 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: L6S2. 

Taxonomy


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

     Ribes cereum Dougl.

Common Name(s): wax currant, wax current.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=24457, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
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01074
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01374
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01888
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02170
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02373
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03497
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03498
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03499
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03500
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04170
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06965
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08418
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10926
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10926
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10926
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13285
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13765
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13811
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15692
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15913
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15913
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15913
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15913
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16873
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16873
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16873
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16873

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
18066 Salix       "willow" same section
18069 Salix boothii      "Booth's willow" same section
18068 Salix geyeriana      "Geyer's willow" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Dowd Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 474 ft. W   Manila 
Dowd Spring (Spring) Daggett County, UT 0.6 mi. N 7510  Manila 
Dowd Spring Recreation Area (Locale) Daggett County, UT 0.7 mi. N 7523  Manila 
Elk Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 2994 ft. SE   Elk Park 
Little Elk Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 0.7 mi. SE   Elk Park 
Dowds Hole (Lake) Daggett County, UT 1.1 mi. NW 7664  Manila 
Dowds Hole Enclosure (Locale) Daggett County, UT 1.2 mi. NW 7678  Manila 
Dowd Mountain Enclosure (Locale) Daggett County, UT 1.4 mi. NE 7989  Manila 
Dowd Mountain (Summit) Daggett County, UT 1.6 mi. NE 8098  Manila 
Burnt Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 1.6 mi. SE   Elk Park 
Elk Park (Flat) Daggett County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 8038  Elk Park 
Scraper Spring Draw (Valley) Daggett County, UT 1.7 mi. SW   Elk Park 
Flamingo Gorge Overlook (Locale) Daggett County, UT 2.4 mi. N 7277  Manila 
Scraper Spring (Spring) Daggett County, UT 2 mi. W 8061  Elk Park 
Deep Creek Campground Bridge (Bridge) Daggett County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 7701  Elk Park 
Leona Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 2.5 mi. SE   Elk Park 
Deep Creek Campground (Locale) Daggett County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 7664  Elk Park 
Deep Creek Bridge (Bridge) Daggett County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 7664  Elk Park 
Carter Creek Bridge (Bridge) Daggett County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 7632  Elk Park 
Death Valley Enclosure (Locale) Daggett County, UT 2.5 mi. NW 7888  Manila 

Links

Taxon Links for species Ribes cereum  Douglas

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=Ribes+cereum

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