Kathryn Kalmbach Herbarium
Catalog #: KHD00072997
Taxon: Viburnum lantana L.
Family: Adoxaceae
Determiner: Christina Alba; Nancy Downs (2018)
Collector: Christina Alba   2381   
Date: 2018-09-12
Verbatim Date: 9/12/2018
Additional Collectors: Nancy Downs
Locality: USA, Colorado, Arapahoe, Along the High Line Canal Trail at Mile Marker 34. 485 meters N of Blackmer Lake.
39.63609639  -104.935926  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 39.63594 -104.93604
Location Remarks: HLC34
Elevation: 1679 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 1679m
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, humus
Description: Approximate height: 2. 5 meters. Habit: woody. Life cycle habit: perennial. Origin: introduced. Estimated frequency within viewshed: rare (1-5).
Reproductive Condition: fruit
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: escaped
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: Public Domain
Access Rights: Public Domain
Record Id: 3e3c97a2-4437-4a04-9a88-c95865f0de86
Occurrence ID (GUID): 3e3c97a2-4437-4a04-9a88-c95865f0de86
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Rick Levy, Database Associate (richard.levy@botanicgardens.org)
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