Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 02761 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Lomatium triternatum (Pursh) J.M. Coult. & Rose
Infraspecific    subsp. platycarpum (Torr.) Cronquist
Common name   Great Basin desert parsley
V. Rowley   s.n.  
Coll. Date 06 May 1990 
United States
Utah County
Locality Diamond Fork Canyon, first road left when heading north.
Habitat Notes on ridge on right, red sandstone. 
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° 25'  42" N, 111° 26'  8" W
Township Range T4S, R4E, Sec. 36  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Lomatium simplex var. simplex (Nutt.) J.F. Macbr.

     Lomatium platycarpum (Torr.) Coult. & Rose
     Lomatium triternatum ssp. platycarpum (Torr.) Cronq.

Common Name(s): Great Basin biscuitroot, Great Basin desertparsley.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=528884, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02761s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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specimen image: 11740s3.jpg 
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specimen image: 13088s2.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Wallsburg Wildlife Management Area (Park) Wasatch County, UT 566 ft. NE 6391  Charleston 
North Ditch (Canal) Wasatch County, UT 2 mi. S 5643  Charleston 
Big Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.4 mi. N   Charleston 
Spring Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 2.2 mi. SW   Charleston 
Sams Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.5 mi. SW   Wallsburg Ridge 
Charleston Cemetery (Cemetery) Wasatch County, UT 2.5 mi. N 5519  Charleston 
Wallsburg Cemetery (Cemetery) Wasatch County, UT 2.7 mi. S 5758  Charleston 
Billy Haws Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.9 mi. S   Wallsburg Ridge 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Wasatch County, UT 2.9 mi. S 5670  Charleston 
Owens Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.5 mi. SW   Wallsburg Ridge 
Wallsburg (Populated Place) Wasatch County, UT 2.9 mi. S 5686  Charleston 
Little Hobble Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 3 mi. S   Wallsburg Ridge 
Wallsburg Post Office (Post Office) Wasatch County, UT 3 mi. S 5735  Charleston 
Round Valley (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.6 mi. SW   Wallsburg Ridge 
Daniel (Populated Place) Wasatch County, UT 3.1 mi. N 5719  Charleston 
Main Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 2.6 mi. SW   Twin Peaks 
Daniels Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 3 mi. NW   Twin Peaks 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Wasatch County, UT 3.1 mi. N 5443  Charleston 
Charleston (Populated Place) Wasatch County, UT 3.2 mi. N 5443  Charleston 
Hanks Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 3 mi. SW   Charleston 


Taxon Links for species Lomatium triternatum  (Pursh) 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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