Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 10458 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Cymopterus newberryi (S. Watson) M.E. Jones
Common name   sweet-root spring parsley
D.M. Barnes   4406  
Coll. Date 16 May 2005 
United States
Grand County
Locality Halfway, ca. 0.5 miles S of the State Station, off Hwy 191 at Mill Canyon turnoff, [Halfway Stage Station, ca. 0.5 mile S of the Mill Canyon Road turnoff],
     Elev.: 4551 ft. (1388 m.)
Habitat Notes desert shrub community; large sandstone formation, sandy soil. 
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° 42'  51" N, 109° 43'  52.8" 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 newberryi (S. Wats.) M.E. Jones

Common Name(s): sweet-root spring parsley, sweetroot springparsley.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29649, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10458s4.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 08332s3.jpg 
specimen image: 10403s3.jpg 
specimen image: 10505s2.jpg 
specimen image: 13605s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
10457 Abronia fragrans      "snowball sand verbena" same section
08227 Allium macropetalum      "large-flowered wild onion" same section
08224 Alyssum parviflorum     same section
10481 Astragalus mollissimus  var. thompsoniae   "Thompson's woolly milkvetch" same section
08226 Cryptantha ambigua      "basin cat's eye" same section
10463 Cryptantha osterhoutii      "slender cat's eye" same section
10488 Cymopterus macdougalii      "MacDougal's Indian parsley" same section
10455 Erigeron bellidiastrum      "western fleabane daisy" same section
08225 Erigeron pumilus  var. concinnus   "western shaggy fleabane" same section
10462 Hedysarum boreale  var. boreale   "Utah sweetvetch" same section
10460 Hymenopappus filifolius  var. cinereus   "common woollywhite" same section
10456 Ipomopsis gunnisonii      "Gunnison's gilia" same section
10454 Oenothera cespitosa  var. navajoensis   "Navajo tufted evening primrose" same section
10459 Penstemon eatonii  var. undosus  same section
10479 Quercus x welshii  hybrid [gambelii x havardii]  same section
10461 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" same section
10482 Stenotus armerioides  var. armerioides   "thrifty goldenweed" same section
10480 Wyethia scabra      "rough mule's ears" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Courthouse Spring (Spring) Grand County, UT 555 ft. S 4531  Merrimac Butte 
Mill Canyon (Valley) Grand County, UT 1026 ft. N   Jug Rock 
Slickensides Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 2033 ft. S 4557  Merrimac Butte 
Courthouse Rock (Summit) Grand County, UT 0.8 mi. S 4912  Merrimac Butte 
Bartlett Wash (Valley) Grand County, UT 1 mi. N   Jug Rock 
Lower Courthouse Spring (Spring) Grand County, UT 1 mi. NE 4439  Merrimac Butte 
Klondike Wash (Valley) Grand County, UT 1.6 mi. N   Valley City 
Tusher Canyon (Valley) Grand County, UT 1.8 mi. N   Jug Rock 
Dalton Well (Well) Grand County, UT 1.6 mi. E 4403  Merrimac Butte 
Corral Canyon (Valley) Grand County, UT 2.1 mi. SE   Merrimac Butte 
Courthouse Pasture (Flat) Grand County, UT 2.5 mi. S 5017  Merrimac Butte 
Determination Towers (Summit) Grand County, UT 2.4 mi. SW 4892  Jug Rock 
Determination Towers (Pillar) Grand County, UT 2.4 mi. SW 4902  Jug Rock 
Uranium Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 2.9 mi. SE 5240  Merrimac Butte 
Canyonlands Field (Airport) Grand County, UT 3.2 mi. N 4561  Klondike Bluffs 
Burro Seep (Spring) Grand County, UT 3.3 mi. N 4597  Klondike Bluffs 
Cedar Ridge (Ridge) Grand County, UT 2.8 mi. SE 4508  Merrimac Butte 
Klondike Flat (Flat) Grand County, UT 3.5 mi. N 4554  Klondike Bluffs 
Merrimac Butte (Summit) Grand County, UT 3.5 mi. S 5086  Merrimac Butte 
Cedar Ridge Well (Well) Grand County, UT 2.9 mi. E 4360  Merrimac Butte 


Taxon Links for species Cymopterus newberryi  (S. Watson) M.E. Jones

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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