Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 13615 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AnacardiaceaeAnacardiaceaeAnacardiaceae  
Species Rhus aromatica Aiton
Infraspecific    var. simplicifolia (Greene) Cronquist
Common name   skunkbush sumac
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   23770  
Coll. Date 06 April 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Washington County
Locality Colorado Plateau, foothills on W side of Smithsonian Butte N of Grafton Wash.
     Elev.: 4860 ft. (1482 m.)
Habitat Notes West-dipping slope of silty conglomerate (Shinarump member) in Pinus monophylla-Amelanchier utahensis-Coleogyne ramosissima community with Quercus turbinella, Gutierrezia sarothrae, & Purshia mexicana. 
Latitude Longitude 37° 7'  23.27" N, 113° 6'  6.48" W
Township Range T42S R11W S21 center NW4  
Datum NAD83 
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.

Taxonomy


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

     Rhus trilobata var. simplicifolia (Greene) Barkl.

     Rhus aromatica var. simplicifolia (Greene) Cronq.

Common Name(s): single-leaf skunkbush, skunkbush sumac.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=530013, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Sapindales
                                Family: Anacardiaceae
                                    Genus: Rhus
                                        Species: Rhus trilobata
                                            Variety: Rhus trilobata var. simplicifolia
                                                

Images

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

  There are no nearby accessions.

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Dutton Pass (Gap) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. S 4843  Smithsonian Butte 
Smithsonian Butte (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 6424  Smithsonian Butte 
Wire Mesa (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. NE 4452  Springdale West 
Little Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. SW   Little Creek Mountain 
Pastry Ridge (Ridge) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. N 4298  Springdale West 
Apple Valley (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. SW 121  Smithsonian Butte 
Big Plain (Flat) Washington County, UT 2.8 mi. S 4853  Smithsonian Butte 
Grafton Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. N   Smithsonian Butte 
Wire valley Knoll (Summit) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. NE 4397  Springdale West 
Grafton Mesa (Summit) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. N 3612  Springdale West 
Grafton Cemetery (Cemetery) Washington County, UT 3 mi. N 3694  Springdale West 
Grafton (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 3.3 mi. N 3665  Springdale West 
South Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.3 mi. N   Smithsonian Butte 
Coalpits Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.3 mi. N   Springdale East 
Wire Valley Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3 mi. NE   Springdale West 
Overlook point (Cape) Washington County, UT 3.3 mi. SE 5476  Smithsonian Butte 
Horse Valley Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.4 mi. NE   Smithsonian Butte 
Little Plain (Flat) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. W 4659  Little Creek Mountain 
Moccasin Terrace (Bench) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 4830  Smithsonian Butte 
Huber Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.5 mi. NE   Springdale West 

Links

Taxon Links for species Rhus aromatica  Aiton

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=Rhus+aromatica

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