Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 10075 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Lomatium grayi (J.M. Coult. & Rose) J.M. Coult. & Rose
Infraspecific    var. grayi 
Common name   Gray's biscuitroot
W.H. Whaley   s.n.  
Coll. Date 29 May 2004 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Utah County
Locality North Fork of Provo River, Alpine Loop Highway; 
Elev.: 5800 ft. (1768 m.)
Habitat Notes W facing cliff, riparian community. 
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° 22'  57" N, 111° 34'  14" 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.


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

     Lomatium grayi var. grayi (Coult. & Rose) Coult. & Rose

Common Name(s): Gray's biscuitroot.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=528876, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Apiales
                                Family: Apiaceae
                                    Genus: Lomatium
                                        Species: Lomatium grayi
                                            Variety: Lomatium grayi var. grayi


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
02140 Acer negundo      "boxelder" 2 mi. S
07523 Achnatherum nelsonii  ssp. nelsonii   "Nelson's needlegrass" same section
01481 Argemone munita      "flatbud pricklypoppy" 2 mi. S
07520 Arnica cordifolia      "heart-leaf arnica" same section
07513 Artemisia dracunculus      "tarragon" same section
15124 Artemisia ludoviciana      "Louisiana wormwood" 1.4 mi. NE
13649 Astragalus utahensis      "Utah milkvetch" 2.1 mi. SE
13652 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" 2.1 mi. SE
07522 Carex hoodii      "Hood's sedge" same section
07524 Carex rossii      "Ross' sedge" same section
13651 Cercocarpus montanus      "alderleaf mountain mahogany" 2.1 mi. SE
07519 Chenopodium album  var. album   "lambsquarters" same section
07480 Chenopodium capitatum  var. parvicapitatum   "small-headed strawberry blite" same section
07482 Circaea alpina  var. pacifica  same section
07516 Collomia grandiflora      "grand collomia" same section
04264 Corallorhiza striata      "hooded coralroot" 1.8 mi. NE
07533 Corallorhiza striata      "hooded coralroot" same section
07508 Coreopsis tinctoria  var. atkinsoniana   "Atkinson's golden tickseed" same section
01480 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" 2 mi. S
15443 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" same section
02139 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" 2 mi. S
14435 Crataegus columbiana     1.8 mi. S
13648 Cymopterus longipes  var. longipes   "long-stalked spring parsley" 2.1 mi. SE
13646 Descurainia pinnata  var. osmiarum  2.1 mi. SE
07526 Epilobium alpinum  var. clavatum  same section
02838 Epilobium angustifolium     1 mi. S
07506 Erigeron arenarioides      "sand fleabane" same section
07512 Erigeron divergens      "spreading fleabane" same section
07510 Erigeron speciosus      "aspen fleabane" same section
07518 Erysimum repandum      "spreading wallflower" same section
01485 Gaillardia aristata      "common blanketflower" 2 mi. S
07511 Gayophytum diffusum      "spreading groundsmoke" same section
04411 Glyceria grandis  var. grandis   "American mannagrass" 1.8 mi. NE
03920 Hackelia micrantha      "small-flowered stickseed" 1 mi. S
07488 Hesperis matronalis      "dames rocket" same section
01599 Ipomopsis aggregata  var. aggregata   "scarlet gilia" 1.8 mi. NE
07521 Leonurus cardiaca      "common motherwort" same section
07525 Lepidium densiflorum  var. densiflorum   "common pepperweed" same section
07489 Lepidium montanum  var. alpinum   "alpine pepperweed" same section
01600 Linaria dalmatica      "Dalmatian toadflax" 1.8 mi. NE
07505 Lomatium grayi      "Gray's biscuitroot" same section
13643 Lomatium grayi  var. grayi   "Gray's biscuitroot" same section
13653 Lonicera involucrata      "twinberry honeysuckle" 2.1 mi. SE
02306 Lonicera involucrata  var. involucrata   "twinberry honeysuckle" 1.8 mi. NE
05133 Lonicera utahensis      "Utah honeysuckle" 1.8 mi. NE
07490 Lonicera utahensis      "Utah honeysuckle" same section
07491 Lysimachia nummularia      "creeping jenny" same section
07515 Mentzelia dispersa      "bushy blazingstar" same section
01482 Mentzelia laevicaulis      "smoothstem blazingstar" 2 mi. S
13644 Mertensia brevistyla      "Wasatch bluebells" same section
13650 Mertensia oblongifolia      "western bluebells" 2.1 mi. SE
01484 Oenothera caespitosa      "tufted evening primrose" 2 mi. S
01486 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 2 mi. S
13808 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 1.2 mi. E
01483 Penstemon sepalulus      "littlecup beardtongue" 2 mi. S
07507 Penstemon sepalulus      "littlecup beardtongue" same section
07514 Phacelia hastata      "silverleaf scorpionweed" same section
13645 Physaria chambersii  var. chambersii   "Chambers' twinpod" same section
07527 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" same section
05154 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1 mi. S
13655 Poa compressa      "Canada bluegrass" 2.1 mi. SE
07509 Polygonum ramosissimum      "bushy knotweed" same section
10004 Populus alba      "white poplar" 1.9 mi. S
02137 Populus angustifolia      "narrow-leaf cottonwood" 2 mi. S
05132 Pteridium aquilinum      "western brackenfern" 1.8 mi. NE
07481 Rorippa palustris  var. glabra  same section
03960 Rubus parviflorus      "thimbleberry" 1.7 mi. SE
02138 Salix x fragilis  hybrid [alba x euxina]   "crack willow" 2 mi. S
16327 Sorbus scopulina      "mountain-ash" 1.4 mi. NE
01565 Swertia radiata     1.7 mi. SE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Sundance Ski Area (Park) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. W 6473  Aspen Grove 
Riverbend Trailer Park (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. SE 5240  Aspen Grove 
Scott Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. S   Aspen Grove 
Girls M I A Camp (Locale) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 6296  Aspen Grove 
Long Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 0.9 mi. E   Aspen Grove 
Bear Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1 mi. E   Wallsburg Ridge 
Wildwood (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 5230  Bridal Veil Falls 
North Fork Provo River (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. SE   Aspen Grove 
Dry Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 7185  Aspen Grove 
North Fork Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. N 7618  Aspen Grove 
South Fork Provo River (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. S   Bridal Veil Falls 
Vivian Park (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. S 5214  Bridal Veil Falls 
Vivian Park Post Office (historical) (Post Office) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. S 5214  Bridal Veil Falls 
Sulphur Spring (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 1.6 mi. NE 5538  Aspen Grove 
Mountain Range Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 2 mi. S 5194  Bridal Veil Falls 
Snow Slide Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. S   Bridal Veil Falls 
Stewarts Cascades (Falls) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. W 6782  Aspen Grove 
Weeks Bench (Bench) Wasatch County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 5479  Aspen Grove 
Aspen Grove (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. NW 6828  Aspen Grove 
Alpine Summer School (School) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. NW 6838  Aspen Grove 


Taxon Links for species Lomatium grayi  (J.M. Coult. & Rose) J.M. Coult. & Rose

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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