Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 10346 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Cymopterus bulbosus A. Nelson
Common name   onion spring parsley
D.M. Barnes   4293  
Coll. Date 26 April 2005 
United States
Garfield County
Locality Notom Road at reference point 20, mounds E of road.
     Elev.: 5477 ft. (1670 m.)
Habitat Notes clay Chinle soils, deep sands, pinyon-juniper 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 38° 0'  33" N, 111° 4'  2" 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):

     Cymopterus bulbosus A. Nels.

Common Name(s): bulbous spring parsley, bulbous springparsley.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29631, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Apiales
                                Family: Apiaceae
                                    Genus: Cymopterus
                                        Species: Cymopterus bulbosus


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10346s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 09508s2.jpg 
specimen image: 09950s2.jpg 
specimen image: 10377s2.jpg 
specimen image: 10431s2.jpg 
specimen image: 10476s2.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09599 Aliciella leptomeria      "sand gilia" 18.9 mi. N
09591 Allium macropetalum      "large-flowered wild onion" 18.9 mi. N
09598 Asclepias ruthiae      "Ruth's milkweed" 18.9 mi. N
04288 Astragalus lonchocarpus      "greater rushy milkvetch" 10 mi. S
09587 Astragalus sabulonum      "gravel milkvetch" 18.9 mi. N
09592 Chaenactis stevioides      "desert pincushion" 18.9 mi. N
09593 Chenopodium fremontii  var. incanum  18.9 mi. N
00075 Cryptantha capitata      "round-headed cat's eye" 41.4 mi. N
00074 Cryptantha flava      "yellow cat's eye" 41.4 mi. N
00073 Enceliopsis nudicaulis      "nakedstem sunray" 41.4 mi. N
09584 Eriogonum bicolor      "pretty wild buckwheat" 20.2 mi. N
10006 Eriogonum microthecum      "slender wild buckwheat" 5.1 mi. S
09582 Helianthus petiolaris  subsp. fallax   "prairie sunflower" 20.2 mi. N
00111 Lepidium montanum  var. jonesii   "Jones' pepperwort" 41.4 mi. N
09597 Linum subteres      "sprucemont flax" 18.9 mi. N
09588 Lupinus pusillus  var. pusillus   "rusty lupine" 18.9 mi. N
09596 Machaeranthera canescens  var. canescens   "gray tansy aster" 18.9 mi. N
09595 Machaeranthera grindelioides  var. grindelioides   "gumweed tansy aster" 18.9 mi. N
09585 Malacothrix sonchoides      "sowthistle desert-dandelion" 18.9 mi. N
09594 Nama densum      "leafy nama" 18.9 mi. N
00114 Phacelia rafaelensis      "plateau scorpionweed" 41.4 mi. N
14866 Populus       "cottonwood" 18.4 mi. N
14454 Populus       "cottonwood" 18.4 mi. N
00113 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" 41.4 mi. N
10018 Sphaeralcea psoraloides      "scurfpea globemallow" 17.4 mi. N
10017 Sphaeralcea psoraloides      "scurfpea globemallow" 17.4 mi. N
09590 Stephanomeria exigua      "small wirelettuce" 18.9 mi. N
09583 Tetradymia glabrata      "little-leaf horsebrush" 20.2 mi. N
09586 Thelesperma subnudum  var. subnudum   "Navajo tea greenthread" 18.9 mi. N
09589 Townsendia incana      "silvery Townsend-daisy" 18.9 mi. N


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Red Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2472 ft. N   Bitter Creek Divide 
The Narrows (Gap) Garfield County, UT 1.1 mi. N 5433  Sandy Creek Benches 
Cedar Mesa Campground (Locale) Garfield County, UT 1 mi. W 5607  Sandy Creek Benches 
Divide Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.3 mi. S   Cave Flat 
Spring Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. N   Cave Flat 
Bitter Creek Divide (Ridge) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. S 5676  Bitter Creek Divide 
Cedar Mesa (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. NW 5893  Sandy Creek Benches 
Bitter Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. S   Bitter Creek Divide 
Divide Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3 mi. N   Bitter Creek Divide 
Sandy Draw (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.2 mi. N   Bear Canyon 
Sandy Creek Benches (Bench) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. N 5401  Sandy Creek Benches 
Water Pocket Fold (Ridge) Garfield County, UT 3 mi. W 5906  Sandy Creek Benches 
Circle Cliffs (Cliff) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. W 7248  Lamp Stand 
South Coleman Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.1 mi. N   Bear Canyon 
North Coleman Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.1 mi. N   Bear Canyon 
Onion Flats Seep (Spring) Garfield County, UT 5.7 mi. S 6549  Bitter Creek Divide 
Blind Trail (Trail) Garfield County, UT 5.8 mi. NE 5574  Sandy Creek Benches 


Taxon Links for species Cymopterus bulbosus  A. Nelson

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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