Kathryn Kalmbach Herbarium
Catalog #: KHD00073653
Taxon: Viburnum lantana L.
Family: Adoxaceae
Determiner: Christina Alba; Nancy Downs (2018)
Collector: Christina Alba   905   
Date: 2018-05-09
Verbatim Date: 5/9/2018
Additional Collectors: Chris Ruch; Nancy Downs; Peggy Hanson; Margo Paces
Locality: USA, Colorado, Arapahoe, Along the High Line Canal Trail at Mile Marker 23. 70 meters NNW of intersection of S Clarkson St and E Panama Dr.
39.59975964  -104.9785428  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 39.59973 -104.97858
Location Remarks: HLC23
Elevation: 1682 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 1682m
Habitat: Flat to Rolling Plains ecoregion; earthen canal and adjacent recreational trail ("Wooded Village" zone, High Line Canal trail), embedded within an urbanized landscape that was historically shortgrass steppe. Canal vegetation composition changes from ruderal grasses and forbs and planted/escaping garden plants (upland areas by trail) to water-loving trees/shrubs and associated understory (lowland areas near canal). Representative trees and shrubs: Populus deltoides, Gleditsia triacanthos, Fraxinus pennsylvanica, Rhamnus cathartica, Lonicera tatarica, Prunus virginiana, escaped Viburnum spp., cultivated Quercus spp. Grasses: managed (planted/mowed) species such as Poa pratensis and Bromus inermis mixed with native Buchloe dactyloides and Bouteloua gracilis; with Phalaris arundinacea and Carex emoryi along canal. Forbs: Heterotheca villosa, several species of Symphyotrichum, Oenothera, and Mirabilis, Solidago gigantea, Erodium cicutarium, Dipsacus laciniatus, Linaria dalmatica.
Substrate: silt, clay
Description: Approximate height: 1. 2 meters. Stamen: yellow, extended. Habit: woody. Life cycle habit: perennial. Origin: introduced. Estimated frequency within viewshed: occasional (6-10).
Reproductive Condition: flower
Occurrence Remarks: High Line Canal Ecological Survey. Additional data describing plant abundance and pollinator community is available. Tissue sample collected from same individual. Army Corps of Engineers Wetland Indicator Value: not available (Lichvar et al. 2012). Coefficient of conservatism value: * (non-native species) (Floristic Quality Assessment Indices for Colorado Plant Communities, doi:10.13140/RG.2.1.2634.8248).
Cultivation Status: Cultivated
Establishment Means: managed or escaped
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: Public Domain
Access Rights: Public Domain
Record Id: 41c29abe-b78b-4cb7-a734-a76310dbc595
Occurrence ID (GUID): 41c29abe-b78b-4cb7-a734-a76310dbc595
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Rick Levy, Database Associate (richard.levy@botanicgardens.org)
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