Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 05329 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
LauraceaeLauraceaeLauraceae  
Species Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees
Common name   sassafras
Collector(s)
R. Jolley   s.n.  
Coll. Date 20 July 2001 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Virginia
Franklin
Locality 2 miles E of Ingramville.
     Elev.: 2500 ft. (762 m.)
Habitat Notes Clear-cut in an oak-hickory forest, S facing slope. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees

     Laurus albidus Nutt.
     Laurus sassafras L.
     Sassafras albidum var. molle (Raf.) Fern.
     Sassafras officinale Nees & Eberm.
     Sassafras sassafras (L.) Karst.
     Sassafras variifolium (Salisb.) Kuntze

Common Name(s): sassafras.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=18158, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Magnoliidae
                            Order: Laurales
                                Family: Lauraceae
                                    Genus: Sassafras
                                        Species: Sassafras albidum
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05329s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00119s1.jpg 
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Links

Taxon Links for species Sassafras albidum  (Nutt.) Nees

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=Sassafras+albidum

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