Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # X0240 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Cornus canadensis L.
Common name   bunchberry dogwood
J.G. Harris   1606  
Coll. Date 23 June 1982 
Geography Canada.  British Columbia.  British Columbia
Locality about 7 km S of Mica along Mica Dam road; 
Elev.: 1000 ft. (305 m.)
Habitat Notes Cedar-Hemlock forest, rich dark loam. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 52° 0'  N, 118° 32'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30' (55600 m.)
Specimen Notes UVSC4137, duplicate, de-accessioned July 2013 


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

     Cornus canadensis L.

     Chamaepericlymenum canadense (L.) Aschers. & Graebn.
     Cornella canadensis (L.) Rydb.
     Cornus canadensis var. dutillyi (Lepage) Boivin

Common Name(s): bunchberry dogwood, Canadian bunchberry.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=27816, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Cornales
                                Family: Cornaceae
                                    Genus: Cornus
                                        Species: Cornus canadensis


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: x0240s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01178s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

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

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Taxon Links for species Cornus canadensis  L.

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

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