Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 17992 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ChenopodiaceaeAmaranthaceaeChenopodiaceae  
Species Zuckia brandegeei (Gray) Welsh & Stutz ex Welsh
Common name   siltbush
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1861  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 14 August 2010 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Garfield County
Locality The Blues, along Henrieville Creek and Utah Highway 12;
     Elev.: 7329 ft. (2234 m.)
Latitude Longitude 37° 38'  3.2" N, 111° 50'  41.5" 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: L2S1. 

Taxonomy


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

     Zuckia brandegeei (Gray) Welsh & Stutz ex Welsh

Common Name(s): siltbush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=505810, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Caryophyllales
                                Family: Chenopodiaceae
                                    Genus: Zuckia
                                        Species: Zuckia brandegeei
                                                                                            

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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14396 Eriogonum corymbosum      "crisp-leaf wild buckwheat" 1383 ft. N
16358 Xylorhiza confertifolia      "Henrieville woody aster" 1.2 mi. SE
14397 Zuckia brandegeei      "siltbush" 1254 ft. NW

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
The Blues (Summit) Garfield County, UT 0.8 mi. W 6985  Upper Valley 
Paria Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.6 mi. W   Upper Valley 
South Rim (Cliff) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. N 8104  Upper Valley 
Shurtz Bush (Area) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. SE 8065  Canaan Peak 
Dead Mare Wash (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. N   Upper Valley 
Pole Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. E 8517  Upper Valley 
Pine Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. N   Upper Valley 
Mud Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 3.3 mi. S 7445  Canaan Peak 
Shurtz Bush Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. W   Canaan Peak 
Canaan Peak (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3 mi. SE 9056  Canaan Peak 
Stump Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. N 8252  Pine Lake 
Kaiparowitz Peak (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. S 7996  Canaan Peak 
South Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. NE   Upper Valley 
Water Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. N   Pine Lake 
Willow Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. E 7835  Upper Valley 
Garden Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 4.7 mi. N 7720  Upper Valley 
Upper Valley Guard Station (Locale) Garfield County, UT 4.7 mi. N 7753  Upper Valley 
Horse Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 4.4 mi. SE 7897  Canaan Peak 
Canaan Bottom (Flat) Garfield County, UT 4.3 mi. E 7789  Canaan Peak 
Powell Point (Cape) Garfield County, UT 4.8 mi. NW 10191  Pine Lake 

Links

Taxon Links for species Zuckia brandegeei  (Gray) Welsh & Stutz ex Welsh

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=Zuckia+brandegeei

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