Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 09288 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Chenopodium album L.
Infraspecific    var. berlandieri (Moq.) Mack. & Bush
J.G. Harris   3410  
   with M.W. Harris
Coll. Date 22 July 2003 
United States
Juab County
Locality Deep Creek Mountains, N of Red Cedar Creek Canyon.
     Elev.: 5330 ft. (1625 m.)
Habitat Notes disturbed area along creek. 
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 39° 48'  51" N, 113° 48'  51" 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.


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

     Chenopodium berlandieri var. berlandieri Moq.

     Chenopodium album var. berlandieri (Moq.) Mackenzie & Bush

Common Name(s): Berlandier's goosefoot, pitseed goosefoot, pit-seed goosefoot.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=527313, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Caryophyllales
                                Family: Chenopodiaceae
                                    Genus: Chenopodium
                                        Species: Chenopodium berlandieri
                                            Variety: Chenopodium berlandieri var. berlandieri


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09288s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02141s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02497s1.jpg 
specimen image: 03813s2.jpg 
specimen image: 04517s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07519s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13329s1.jpg 
specimen image: 15449s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09285 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" same section
11956 Chamaebatiaria millefolium      "fernbush" same section
09286 Chenopodium fremontii      "Fremont's goosefoot" same section
09287 Nicotiana attenuata      "coyote tobacco" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Falkenberg Ranch (Locale) Juab County, UT 2 mi. S 5456  Indian Farm Creek 
Kent Spring (Spring) Juab County, UT 2.2 mi. N 5154  Indian Farm Creek 
Cottonwood Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 2.4 mi. S   Ibapah Peak 
Dell Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 3.6 mi. N   Indian Farm Creek 
CCC Campground (Locale) Juab County, UT 3.7 mi. NE 4807  Indian Farm Creek 
Horse Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 4.3 mi. SW   Ibapah Peak 
Snake Valley (Valley) Juab County, UT 4.2 mi. NE   Mormon Gap 
Snake Valley (Basin) White Pine County, NV 4.2 mi. NE 4692  Baker 
Middle Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 5.4 mi. N   Goshute Canyon 
Big Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 5.5 mi. N   Goshute 
Indian Squaw Rock (Pillar) Juab County, UT 5.3 mi. N 7628  Goshute Canyon 
Red Cedar Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 5.4 mi. SE   Ibapah Peak 
Scotts Basin (Basin) Juab County, UT 6.2 mi. N 7664  Goshute 
Granite Ranch (Locale) Juab County, UT 6.8 mi. SE 4561  Hole-in-the-Wall Reservoir 


Taxon Links for species Chenopodium album  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

Google Images

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