Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 03824 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Rumex occidentalis S. Watson
Donna M. Barnes   s.n.  
Coll. Date 14 August 1999 
United States
Sevier County
Locality Fish Lake, E side of road, across from the store;
     Elev.: 9230 ft. (2814 m.)
Habitat Notes aspen-spruce-pine community; dark, rocky soil. 
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 38° 32'  56" N, 111° 43'  16" W
Township Range T26S, R2E, Sec. 17 SW 1/4  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Rumex aquaticus var. fenestratus (Greene) Dorn

     Rumex aquaticus ssp. fenestratus (Greene) HultÚn
     Rumex aquaticus ssp. occidentalis (S. Wats.) HultÚn
     Rumex fenestratus Greene
     Rumex occidentalis S. Wats.
     Rumex occidentalis var. fenestratus (Greene) Lepage
     Rumex occidentalis var. labradoricus (Rech. f.) Lepage
     Rumex occidentalis var. procerus (Greene) J.T. Howell

Common Name(s): western dock.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=530189, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Polygonales
                                Family: Polygonaceae
                                    Genus: Rumex
                                        Species: Rumex aquaticus
                                            Variety: Rumex aquaticus var. fenestratus


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 03824s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04395s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07479s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10722b1.jpg 
specimen image: 10722a1.jpg 
specimen image: 10722s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15091 Arctostaphylos uva-ursi      "kinnikinnick" 2150 ft. E
01292 Juniperus communis      "common juniper" 1 mi. N
15090 Juniperus communis  var. depressa   "common juniper" 1333 ft. NW
01293 Salix geyeriana      "Geyer's willow" 1 mi. N


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Twin Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 360 ft. SW   Fish Lake 
Fish Lake Visitor Center (Building) Sevier County, UT 418 ft. N 8849  Fish Lake 
Twin Creek Picnic Area (Park) Sevier County, UT 459 ft. W 8855  Fish Lake 
Fish Lake Lodge (Locale) Sevier County, UT 1013 ft. W 8855  Fish Lake 
Fishlake Resort (Populated Place) Sevier County, UT 1058 ft. SW 8852  Fish Lake 
Fish Lake Ranger Station (Locale) Sevier County, UT 1169 ft. NW 8911  Fish Lake 
Anderson Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 1732 ft. SW   Fish Lake 
Twin Creek Amphitheater Recreation Site (Locale) Sevier County, UT 2226 ft. NE 8865  Fish Lake 
Mackinaw Campground (Locale) Sevier County, UT 2708 ft. NE 8878  Fish Lake 
Fish Lake (Lake) Sevier County, UT 2878 ft. E 8849  Fish Lake 
Aspen Heart and Lakeview Recreation Residences (Locale) Sevier County, UT 0.7 mi. W 9010  Fish Lake 
Bowery Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 0.9 mi. NE   Fish Lake 
Bowery Creek Campground (Locale) Sevier County, UT 1 mi. NE 8888  Fish Lake 
Bowery Group Area Recreation Site (Locale) Sevier County, UT 1.2 mi. NE 8849  Fish Lake 
Bowery Haven Resort (Park) Sevier County, UT 1.3 mi. NE 8869  Fish Lake 
Lakeside Resort (Populated Place) Sevier County, UT 1.3 mi. SW 8859  Fish Lake 
Doctor Canyon (Valley) Sevier County, UT 1.4 mi. SW   Burrville 
Doctor Creek Group Area (Locale) Sevier County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 8865  Fish Lake 
Joe Bush Fisherman Parking (Locale) Sevier County, UT 1.5 mi. NE 8852  Fish Lake 
Smith Overflow (Area) Sevier County, UT 1.7 mi. SW 8859  Fish Lake 


Taxon Links for species Rumex occidentalis  S. Watson

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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