Redberry;  Rhamnus crocea

Bush to small tree (5' mature), small, thorny leaves, white flowers, small red berries.

Notes:  Buckthorn family.

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Kingdom Plantae -- Plants
    Subkingdom Tracheobionta -- Vascular plants
        Superdivision Spermatophyta -- Seed plants
            Division Magnoliophyta -- Flowering plants
                Class Magnoliopsida -- Dicotyledons
                    Subclass Rosidae
                        Order Rhamnales
                            Family Rhamnaceae -- Buckthorn family
                                Genus Rhamnus L. -- buckthorn
                                    Species Rhamnus crocea Nutt. -- redberry buckthorn

Contains 3 Subspecies and 2 accepted taxa overall

Redberry (Rhamnus crocea)