Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14675 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Salix scouleriana Barratt ex Hook.
Common name   Scouler's willow
R. Van Buren   1372  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 08 August 2006 
United States
Cache County
Locality Bear River Range, N facing slopes S of Tony Grove Creek, S of FR 003, 0.75 air mile E of Tony Grove Campground;
     Elev.: 7854 ft. (2394 m.)
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 41° 53'  18.8" N, 111° 37'  26.47" 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.
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes stems dark reddish; Journal Code: L2S1. 


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

     Salix scouleriana Barratt ex Hook.

     Salix brachystachys Benth.
     Salix brachystachys var. scouleriana (Barratt ex Hook.) Anderss.
     Salix capreoides Anderss.
     Salix flavescens Nutt.
     Salix flavescens var. capreoides (Anderss.) Bebb
     Salix flavescens var. scouleriana (Barratt ex Hook.) Bebb
     Salix nuttallii Sarg.
     Salix nuttallii var. capreoides (Anderss.) Sarg.
     Salix scouleriana var. brachystachys (Benth.) M.E. Jones
     Salix scouleriana var. coetanea Ball
     Salix scouleriana var. crassijulis (Anderss.) Schneid.
     Salix scouleriana var. flavescens (Nutt.) J.K. Henry
     Salix scouleriana var. poikila Schneid.
     Salix scouleriana var. thompsonii Ball
     Salix stagnalis Nutt.

Common Name(s): Scouler willow, Scouler's willow.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=504980, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Salicales
                                Family: Salicaceae
                                    Genus: Salix
                                        Species: Salix scouleriana


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03027s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14678 Artemisia tripartita  var. tripartita  1.1 mi. NE
10272 Balsamorhiza macrophylla      "cut-leaf balsamroot" 1.5 mi. S
12565 Clematis hirsutissima      "hairy clematis" 1.3 mi. NE
12564 Eriogonum heracleoides      "parsnip-flowered wild buckwheat" 1.5 mi. NE
12563 Haplopappus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" 1.5 mi. NE
12562 Heterotheca villosa  var. minor   "hairy goldenaster" 1.5 mi. NE
14676 Salix boothii      "Booth's willow" same section
14677 Salix scouleriana      "Scouler's willow" same section
14679 Shepherdia canadensis      "Canada buffaloberry" 1.3 mi. NE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Tony Grove Lake Trailhead (Locale) Cache County, UT 2025 ft. NW 7927  Naomi Peak 
Tony Grove Lake Campground (Locale) Cache County, UT 0.7 mi. W 8088  Naomi Peak 
Bubble Spring (Spring) Cache County, UT 1.1 mi. S 7687  Temple Peak 
Tony Grove Lake (Lake) Cache County, UT 1.1 mi. W 8048  Naomi Peak 
Selman Reservoir (Reservoir) Cache County, UT 1.1 mi. E 7372  Tony Grove Creek 
Coldwater Spring (Spring) Cache County, UT 1.2 mi. W 8665  Naomi Peak 
Hansen Pond (Lake) Cache County, UT 1.5 mi. S 7963  Mount Elmer 
Goring Pond (Lake) Cache County, UT 1.9 mi. NE 7051  Tony Grove Creek 
Right Tony Grove Creek (Stream) Cache County, UT 2 mi. E   Tony Grove Creek 
Mount Magog (Summit) Cache County, UT 2.6 mi. NW 9505  Naomi Peak 
White Pine Lake (Lake) Cache County, UT 2.9 mi. NW 8380  Naomi Peak 
Cottonwood Spring (Spring) Cache County, UT 2.8 mi. SW 7858  Mount Elmer 
Lewis M Turner Campground (Locale) Cache County, UT 2.6 mi. E 6388  Tony Grove Creek 
Mount Gog (Summit) Cache County, UT 3.3 mi. N 9535  Naomi Peak 
Bear Hollow (Valley) Cache County, UT 3.2 mi. SE   Naomi Peak 
Twin Creek (Stream) Cache County, UT 3.1 mi. SE   Tony Grove Creek 
Twin Creek Corral (Locale) Cache County, UT 3.1 mi. SE 6211  Temple Peak 
Naomi Peak (Summit) Cache County, UT 3.1 mi. NW 9863  Naomi Peak 
Tony Grove Memorial Guard Station (Locale) Cache County, UT 3 mi. E 6270  Tony Grove Creek 
Bunchgrass Creek (Stream) Cache County, UT 3 mi. E   Naomi Peak 


Taxon Links for species Salix scouleriana  Barratt ex Hook.

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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