Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 18052 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Salix wolfii Bebb
Common name   Wolf's willow
R. Van Buren   1921  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 03 September 2010 
United States
Summit County
Locality Uinta Mountains, Utah Highway 150, N of Sulphur Campgrounds, between Mile Post 39 and 40.
     Elev.: 9137 ft. (2785 m.)
Latitude Longitude 40° 47'  46.9" N, 110° 52'  58.8" 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: L16S2; <1 m high. 


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

     Salix wolfii Bebb

     Salix idahoensis (Ball) Rydb.
     Salix wolfii ssp. idahoensis (Ball) E. Murr.
     Salix wolfii var. idahoensis Ball

Common Name(s): wolf willow, Wolf's willow.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=22595, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Salicales
                                Family: Salicaceae
                                    Genus: Salix
                                        Species: Salix wolfii


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04858s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14412 Penstemon leonardii  var. leonardii   "Leonard's beardtongue" same section
14413 Pinus contorta  var. latifolia   "lodgepole pine" same section
11327 Pinus contorta  var. latifolia   "lodgepole pine" 1 mi. N
14868 Salix drummondiana      "Drummond's willow" 2780 ft. S
14734 Salix drummondiana      "Drummond's willow" 2780 ft. S
18051 Salix geyeriana      "Geyer's willow" same section
14410 Salix geyeriana      "Geyer's willow" same section
14733 Salix planifolia      "diamondleaf willow" 2780 ft. S
14409 Salix planifolia      "diamondleaf willow" same section
14736 Vaccinium cespitosum      "dwarf bilberry" same section
14408 Vaccinium cespitosum      "dwarf bilberry" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Whiskey Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 0.6 mi. S   Whitney Reservoir 
Holiday Park Peak (Summit) Summit County, UT 0.7 mi. S 9374  Whitney Reservoir 
Bourbon Lake (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 9823  Whitney Reservoir 
Beaver View Campground (Locale) Summit County, UT 2.1 mi. NE 8960  Christmas Meadows 
Gold Hill (Summit) Summit County, UT 1.9 mi. NW 10545  Whitney Reservoir 
Gold Hill Pass (Gap) Summit County, UT 2.4 mi. NW 9882  Whitney Reservoir 
Whiskey Island Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.7 mi. SW 10352  Whitney Reservoir 
Kletting Peak (Summit) Summit County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 12022  Christmas Meadows 
Hell Hole (Bend) Summit County, UT 2.4 mi. SE 10384  Christmas Meadows 
Hell Hole Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.4 mi. SE 10348  Christmas Meadows 
Hayden Fork Campground (Locale) Summit County, UT 2.8 mi. NE 8869  Christmas Meadows 
Fir Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.8 mi. S 10361  Mirror Lake 
Road Hollow (Valley) Summit County, UT 3.9 mi. N   Whitney Reservoir 
A-1 Peak (Summit) Summit County, UT 3.3 mi. SE 12176  Christmas Meadows 
Teal Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.9 mi. S 10276  Mirror Lake 
Jewel Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 4 mi. S 10332  Mirror Lake 
Fish Lake (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 3.5 mi. SW 10335  Whitney Reservoir 
Fish Lake Dam (Dam) Summit County, UT 3.5 mi. SW 10335  Whitney Reservoir 
Naomi Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 4.2 mi. S 10407  Mirror Lake 
Whitney Reservoir (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 3.7 mi. NW 9305  Whitney Reservoir 


Taxon Links for species Salix wolfii  Bebb

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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