Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 00170 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Amelanchier alnifolia (Nutt.) Nutt. ex M. Roem.
Common name   Saskatoon serviceberry
K. Anderson   30  
Coll. Date 19 May 1989 
United States
Piute County
Locality [none]
     Elev.: 8000 ft. (2439 m.)
Habitat Notes sagebrush-juniper community. 
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 38° 14'  39" N, 112° 18'  55" W
Township Range T29S, R4W, Sec. 33  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Amelanchier alnifolia (Nutt.) Nutt. ex M. Roemer

     Aronia alnifolia Nutt.

Common Name(s): juneberry, pacific serviceberry, Saskatoon serviceberry, western serviceberry, western shadbush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25109, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Rosaceae
                                    Genus: Amelanchier
                                        Species: Amelanchier alnifolia


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 00170s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00181 Astragalus lentiginosus  var. araneosus   "cobweb-pod freckled milkvetch" 1.4 mi. NW
01409 Bahia dissecta      "ragleaf" 1.4 mi. NW
00326 Castilleja chromosa      "common paintbrush" 1.4 mi. NW
00191 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" same section
01411 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 1.4 mi. NW
00189 Erigeron flagellaris      "trailing fleabane" 1.4 mi. NW
01413 Juncus ensifolius  var. montanus  1.4 mi. NW
01222 Lotus utahensis      "Utah bird's-foot trefoil" same section
00414 Lupinus sericeus  var. marianus   "Marysvale silky lupine" 1.4 mi. NW
00194 Mentzelia albicaulis      "whitestem blazingstar" 1.4 mi. NW
00180 Pediocactus simpsonii      "Simpson's pincushion cactus" 1.4 mi. NW
00183 Phlox longifolia      "long-leaf phlox" 1.4 mi. NW
01412 Populus angustifolia      "narrow-leaf cottonwood" 1.4 mi. NW
00178 Rhus aromatica  var. trilobata   "skunkbush sumac" 1.4 mi. NW
00179 Salix bebbiana      "Bebb willow" 1.4 mi. NW
01229 Sambucus racemosa  var. microbotrys  1.4 mi. NW
00167 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" 1.4 mi. NW
00190 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" 1.4 mi. NW
01410 Thelypodium integrifolium  var. integrifolium   "tall thelypody" 1.4 mi. NW
00182 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" 1.4 mi. NW


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Oak Basin (Basin) Piute County, UT 0.6 mi. SW 7454  Circleville 
Grindstone Flat (Flat) Piute County, UT 1.3 mi. NW 9279  Delano Peak 
South Fork City Creek (Stream) Piute County, UT 1.7 mi. N   Circleville 
City Creek Campground (Locale) Piute County, UT 1.8 mi. N 7494  Delano Peak 
City Creek Park (Park) Piute County, UT 1.9 mi. N 7651  Delano Peak 
Bay Cabin (Locale) Piute County, UT 1.7 mi. NE 7041  Delano Peak 
Dock Spring (Spring) Piute County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 6562  Circleville 
Oak Basin Canyon (Valley) Piute County, UT 1.8 mi. SE   Circleville 
Cottonwood Basin (Basin) Piute County, UT 2.4 mi. SW 7858  Circleville 
Rigger Park (Flat) Piute County, UT 2.2 mi. NW 9751  Delano Peak 
Baker Spring (Spring) Piute County, UT 2.6 mi. N 9384  Delano Peak 
Order Canyon (Valley) Piute County, UT 3.1 mi. N   Delano Peak 
Cougar Canyon (Valley) Piute County, UT 3.2 mi. N   Delano Peak 
Long Flat (Flat) Piute County, UT 2.7 mi. NW 9892  Delano Peak 
Cottonwood Creek (Stream) Piute County, UT 3.4 mi. SE   Circleville 
Betenson Flat (Flat) Beaver County, UT 3 mi. W 9682  Circleville 
Big Flat (Flat) Beaver County, UT 3.5 mi. NW 10194  Delano Peak 
Wades Canyon (Valley) Piute County, UT 3.9 mi. S   Circleville 
Price Spring (Spring) Piute County, UT 4.2 mi. N 8183  Delano Peak 
Big Flat Guard Station (Locale) Beaver County, UT 3.9 mi. NW 10083  Delano Peak 


Taxon Links for species Amelanchier alnifolia  (Nutt.) Nutt. ex M. Roem.

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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