Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 15851 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Salix planifolia Pursh
Common name   diamondleaf willow
Oliver Hansen   134  
   with Beth Hansen
Coll. Date 18 September 2010 
United States
Duchesne County
Locality Uinta Mountains, SE of Anderson Pass, near the trail, at the eastern base of Kings Peak;
     Elev.: 12067 ft. (3679 m.)
Habitat Notes banks of high elevation creek drainage. 
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° 46'  49.74" N, 110° 21'  46.68" 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 Senior Thesis Voucher for Henry's Fork and Vicinity Checklist, Block 19, northern Utah and southern Wyoming. 


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

     Salix planifolia Pursh

     Salix chlorophylla Anderss.
     Salix chlorophylla var. monica (Bebb) Flod.
     Salix chlorophylla var. nelsonii (Ball) Flod.
     Salix chlorophylla var. pychnocarpa (Anderss.) Anderss.
     Salix monica Bebb
     Salix nelsonii Ball
     Salix pennata Ball
     Salix phylicifolia var. monica (Bebb) Jepson
     Salix phylicifolia var. pennata (Ball) Cronq.
     Salix phylicifolia ssp. planifolia (Pursh) Hiitonen
     Salix planifolia var. monica (Bebb) Schneid.
     Salix planifolia var. nelsonii (Ball) Ball ex E.C. Sm.
     Salix planifolia var. pennata (Ball) Ball ex Dutilly, Lepage & Daman
     Salix pychnocarpa Anderss.

Common Name(s): diamondleaf willow, plainleaf willow, tea-leaf willow.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=22569, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 15851s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03929s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07190s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07938s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15840 Bryophyte      same section
15845 Carex illota      "sheep sedge" same section
15842 Deschampsia cespitosa      "tufted hairgrass" same section
14070 Erigeron tener      "slender fleabane" 336 ft. W
15847 Festuca ovina  var. brevifolia  same section
15843 Gentiana algida      "Arctic gentian" same section
14069 Gentiana algida      "Arctic gentian" 1637 ft. NE
14071 Gentiana calycosa      "mountain bog gentian" 2019 ft. W
15848 Oxyria digyna      "alpine mountainsorrel" same section
15841 Oxyria digyna      "alpine mountainsorrel" same section
15844 Potentilla ovina  var. decurrens   "sheep cinquefoil" same section
14068 Sedum rhodanthum     1742 ft. NE
15846 Trisetum spicatum      "narrow oat-grass" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Kings Peak (Summit) Duchesne County, UT 0.7 mi. W 13026  Kings Peak 
Anderson Pass (Gap) Duchesne County, UT 0.8 mi. W 12681  Mount Powell 
Gunsight Pass (Gap) Duchesne County, UT 1.2 mi. N 11854  Kings Peak 
South Kings Peak (Summit) Duchesne County, UT 1.3 mi. SW 13193  Mount Powell 
Trail Rider Pass (Gap) Duchesne County, UT 2.4 mi. SE 11585  Kings Peak 
Painter Basin (Basin) Duchesne County, UT 2 mi. E 11162  Kings Peak 
Kings Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 2.4 mi. SW 11454  Mount Powell 
Lake George Beard (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 2.5 mi. SE 11424  Kings Peak 
Cliff Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.4 mi. W 11451  Mount Powell 
Henrys Fork Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.1 mi. N 10824  Mount Powell 
Gilbert Peak (Summit) Summit County, UT 3.2 mi. N 13409  Kings Peak 
Dollar Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.3 mi. N 10791  Mount Powell 
Lake Blanchard (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.8 mi. NW 11172  Mount Powell 
Gilbert Creek Basin (Basin) Duchesne County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 11457  Kings Peak 
Grass Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.5 mi. N 10824  Mount Powell 
Irland Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.5 mi. NW 11395  Mount Powell 
Upper Carrol Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 4 mi. S 11146  Mount Emmons 
Milk Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 3.2 mi. E 11241  Kings Peak 
Castle Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.5 mi. NW 11369  Mount Powell 
Roberts Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 3.8 mi. SE 11546  Mount Emmons 


Taxon Links for species Salix planifolia  Pursh

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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