Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 12401 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Rudbeckia hirta L.
Common name   black-eyed susan
N. Snow   7554  
   with S. Snow
Coll. Date 30 July 1998 
United States
Larimer County
Locality Bliss State Wildlife Area, ca 9 road miles W of Rustic, along Colorado Highway 14.
     Elev.: 7805 ft. (2380 m.)
Habitat Notes edge of large meadow on floodplain of Poudre River. 
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 40° 42'  34" N, 105° 45'  35" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Rudbeckia hirta L.

Common Name(s): blackeyed Susan, blackeyedsusan.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=36765, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Rudbeckia
                                        Species: Rudbeckia hirta


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12401s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Williams Gulch (Valley) Larimer County, CO 1243 ft. S   Boston Peak 
Boston Peak (Summit) Larimer County, CO 1790 ft. SW 9351  Boston Peak 
Sheep Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 1.4 mi. S   Kinikinik 
Charles E Williams Grave (Cemetery) Larimer County, CO 1.1 mi. E 7786  Kinikinik 
Kinikinik (Populated Place) Larimer County, CO 1.2 mi. E 7730  Kinikinik 
Roaring Creek Trailhead (Locale) Larimer County, CO 1.2 mi. E 7750  Kinikinik 
Roaring Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 1.2 mi. E   Deadman 
Roaring Fork Trail (Trail) Larimer County, CO 1.6 mi. N 8924  Boston Peak 
Sleping Elephant Campground (Locale) Larimer County, CO 2 mi. S 7842  Boston Peak 
Sleeping Elephant Mountain (Summit) Larimer County, CO 2.2 mi. S 9088  Boston Peak 
Big Bend Campground (Locale) Larimer County, CO 1.8 mi. E 7701  Kinikinik 
Sportsman Lodge (Locale) Larimer County, CO 2.4 mi. S 7874  Boston Peak 
Trading Post (Locale) Larimer County, CO 2.6 mi. SW 7910  Boston Peak 
Campbell Cemetery (Cemetery) Larimer County, CO 2.2 mi. E 7704  Kinikinik 
Spencer Heights (Populated Place) Larimer County, CO 2.8 mi. SW 7904  Boston Peak 
Peterson Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 2.5 mi. E   Kinikinik 
Lucky Strike Claims (Mine) Larimer County, CO 2.8 mi. SW 9262  Boston Peak 
Colorado State Fish Hatchery (Locale) Larimer County, CO 2.7 mi. E 7674  Kinikinik 
East Fork Sheep Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 3.8 mi. S   Comanche Peak 
West Fork Sheep Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 3.8 mi. S   Comanche Peak 


Taxon Links for species Rudbeckia hirta  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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