Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 06986 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Symphoricarpos longiflorus A. Gray
Common name   long-flowered snowberry
J.G. Harris   3085  
   with J.P. Snyder
Coll. Date 09 May 2002 
United States
Grand County
Locality Spring Canyon, E of Bowknot Bend on the Green River, ca. 3 km up canyon from the Green River.
     Elev.: 4264 ft. (1300 m.)
Habitat Notes talus slopes, wash bottoms, Chinle Formation. 
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° 38'  57" N, 109° 58'  56" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Symphoricarpos longiflorus Gray

Common Name(s): desert snowberry, longleaf snowberry.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=35334, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Dipsacales
                                Family: Caprifoliaceae
                                    Genus: Symphoricarpos
                                        Species: Symphoricarpos longiflorus


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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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.
06983 Astragalus amphioxys  var. amphioxys   "crescent milkvetch" 2.3 mi. S
06982 Astragalus desperatus  var. desperatus   "rimrock milkvetch" 2.3 mi. S
06980 Astragalus mollissimus  var. thompsoniae   "Thompson's woolly milkvetch" 2.3 mi. S
06984 Astragalus preussii  var. latus   "narrow-leaf Preuss' milkvetch" 2.3 mi. S
06979 Cryptantha crassisepala      "thick-sepaled cat's eye" 2.3 mi. S
06989 Cryptantha fulvocanescens      "tawny cat's eye" same section
06985 Cryptantha tenuis      "slender cat's eye" same section
06973 Gaillardia spathulata      "Colorado Plateau blanketflower" 2.3 mi. S
06991 Hedysarum boreale  var. boreale   "Utah sweetvetch" same section
06981 Hymenopappus filifolius  var. cinereus   "common woollywhite" 2.3 mi. S
06987 Penstemon eatonii  var. undosus  same section
06990 Poliomintha incana      "frosted mint" same section
06988 Purshia mexicana  var. stansburyana   "Stansbury's cliffrose" same section
06975 Rhamnus betulifolia      "birchleaf buckthorn" 2.3 mi. S
06976 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" 2.3 mi. S
06977 Shepherdia rotundifolia      "round-leaf buffaloberry" 2.3 mi. S
06978 Sisymbrium altissimum      "tall tumblemustard" 2.3 mi. S
06974 Thelypodiopsis divaricata      "spreading thelypodiopsis" 2.3 mi. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Spring Canyon Bottom (Bend) Grand County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 3970  Mineral Canyon 
Spring Canyon (Valley) Grand County, UT 2.2 mi. SW   Dubinky Wash 
Spring Canyon (Valley) Wayne County, UT 2.3 mi. SW   Dubinky Wash 
Deadman Spring (Spring) Grand County, UT 2.6 mi. E 5214  Dubinky Wash 
Spring Point Canyon (Ridge) Grand County, UT 3.1 mi. SW 4761  Bowknot Bend 
Hey Joe Mine (Mine) Grand County, UT 3 mi. W 4196  Tenmile Point 
Hey Joe Canyon (Valley) Grand County, UT 3.3 mi. W   Tenmile Point 
Bowknot Bend (Bend) Emery County, UT 3.9 mi. SW 4324  Bowknot Bend 
Deadman Point (Ridge) Grand County, UT 4.5 mi. S 5026  Mineral Canyon 
Tenmile Butte (Summit) Grand County, UT 4.5 mi. N 4751  Dubinky Wash 
Tombstone Butte (Summit) Grand County, UT 4.3 mi. NE 5194  Dubinky Wash 
The Needles (Summit) Grand County, UT 4.3 mi. NE 5161  Dubinky Wash 
Keg Spring Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.1 mi. W   Bowknot Bend 
Keg Spring Bottom (Bend) Emery County, UT 4.2 mi. W 3983  Tenmile Point 
Dubinky Wash (Valley) Grand County, UT 4.4 mi. SE   Dubinky Wash 
Trail Canyon (Valley) Grand County, UT 5.5 mi. N   Dubinky Wash 
Oak Bottom (Bend) Wayne County, UT 4.9 mi. SW 3967  Bowknot Bend 
Mineral Point (Ridge) Grand County, UT 5.7 mi. S 5282  Mineral Canyon 
Barrier Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 6.1 mi. SW   Head Spur 
Horseshoe Canyon (Valley) Wayne County, UT 6.3 mi. SW   Head Spur 


Taxon Links for species Symphoricarpos longiflorus  A. Gray

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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