Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 11570 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Eriodictyon angustifolium Nutt.
Common name   narrow-leaf yerba santa
Donna M. Barnes   5044  
Coll. Date 15 May 2006 
United States
Locality eastern foothills of the Pine Valley Mountains, FR 037 (Browse Guard Station Road), 2.9 miles W of the Browse Exit of I-15;
     Elev.: 5049 ft. (1539 m.)
Habitat Notes pinyon-juniper-chaparral community; rocky 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 37° 20'  41" N, 113° 19'  23" 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.
Specimen Notes 2004 burn area. 


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

     Eriodictyon angustifolium Nutt.

     Eriodictyon angustifolium var. amplifolium Brand

Common Name(s): narrowleaf yerba santa, narrowleaf yerbasanta, yerba santa.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31372, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Hydrophyllaceae
                                    Genus: Eriodictyon
                                        Species: Eriodictyon angustifolium


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 11570s1.jpg specimen image: 11570d1.jpg specimen image: 11570c1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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specimen image: 10912s1.jpg 
specimen image: 11465f1.jpg 
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specimen image: 11567d1.jpg 
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
11574 Abronia fragrans      "snowball sand verbena" 2064 ft. N
11582 Agropyron desertorum      "desert wheatgrass" 2064 ft. N
11571 Arctostaphylos pringlei      "Pringle manzanita" same section
14204 Arctostaphylos pringlei      "Pringle manzanita" 2899 ft. N
14208 Artemisia tridentata  var. vaseyana   "Vasey's big sagebrush" 2899 ft. N
08269 Astragalus amphioxys  var. amphioxys   "crescent milkvetch" 1.6 mi. NE
14216 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" 1.3 mi. N
08263 Castilleja chromosa      "common paintbrush" 1.6 mi. NE
11576 Ceanothus greggii  var. vestitus   "Mojave ceanothus" 2064 ft. N
14207 Ceanothus greggii  var. vestitus   "Mojave ceanothus" 2899 ft. N
14215 Cercocarpus montanus      "alderleaf mountain mahogany" 1.3 mi. N
10622 Chenopodium botrys      "Jerusalem oak goosefoot" 1.3 mi. N
14212 Chrysothamnus scopulorum     1.3 mi. N
11578 Comandra umbellata  var. pallida  2064 ft. N
11577 Cryptantha confertiflora      "basin yellow cat's eye" 2064 ft. N
08273 Cryptantha gracilis      "narrow-stemmed forget-me-not" same section
11562 Cryptantha micrantha      "purple-rooted forget-me-not" 1 mi. W
08272 Cryptantha micrantha      "purple-rooted forget-me-not" same section
11566 Cryptantha pterocarya  var. cycloptera   "winged-nut forget-me-not" 1 mi. W
08271 Cryptantha pterocarya  var. pterocarya   "winged-nut forget-me-not" same section
08264 Cymopterus purpureus  var. purpureus   "purple spring parsley" 1.6 mi. NE
11583 Dalea searlsiae      "Searls' prairie clover" 2927 ft. N
11548 Dichelostemma pulchellum      "bluedicks" 1 mi. W
11560 Dimorphocarpa wislizeni      "Wislizen's spectacle pod" 1 mi. W
14210 Ericameria linearifolia      "narrow-leaf goldenbush" 2899 ft. N
11587 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" 2064 ft. N
11584 Erigeron pumilus  var. concinnus   "western shaggy fleabane" 2927 ft. N
11572 Erigeron utahensis  var. utahensis   "Utah fleabane" 2064 ft. N
14203 Eriodictyon angustifolium      "narrow-leaf yerba santa" 2899 ft. N
15276 Eriodictyon angustifolium      "narrow-leaf yerba santa" 1392 ft. N
10912 Eriodictyon angustifolium      "narrow-leaf yerba santa" 1628 ft. N
11567 Eriodictyon angustifolium      "narrow-leaf yerba santa" 1 mi. W
14211 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. subaridum   "sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat" 2899 ft. N
14214 Fraxinus anomala      "single-leaf ash" 1.3 mi. N
15267 Fraxinus anomala      "single-leaf ash" 1.9 mi. NE
14219 Fraxinus velutina      "velvet ash" 1.5 mi. NE
10913 Garrya flavescens      "ashy silktassel" 1628 ft. N
14206 Garrya flavescens      "ashy silktassel" 2899 ft. N
08270 Gilia brecciarum  subsp. brecciarum   "Nevada gilia" same section
08265 Gilia ophthalmoides      "eyed gilia" 1.6 mi. NE
14209 Gutierrezia microcephala      "matchweed" 2899 ft. N
11575 Hesperostipa comata  subsp. comata   "needle-and-thread grass" 2064 ft. N
11586 Heuchera parvifolia      "little-leaf alumroot" 2064 ft. N
11561 Hymenopappus filifolius  var. tomentosus   "hairy woollywhite" 1 mi. W
08262 Lepidium densiflorum  var. densiflorum   "common peppercress" 1.6 mi. NE
11564 Linanthus dichotomus      "eveningsnow" 1 mi. W
08266 Lomatium dissectum  var. eatonii   "carrotleaf biscuitroot" 1.6 mi. NE
08267 Lomatium nevadense  var. parishii   "Parish's biscuitroot" 1.6 mi. NE
11573 Lomatium parryi      "Parry's desert parsley" 2064 ft. N
11579 Lotus plebeius      "New Mexico bird's-foot trefoil" 2064 ft. N
08274 Microsteris gracilis  var. humilior   "slender phlox" same section
11588 Oenothera californica      "California evening primrose" 2064 ft. N
11581 Oenothera cespitosa  var. marginata   "tufted evening primrose" 2064 ft. N
11559 Oenothera deltoides  var. decumbens  1 mi. W
11580 Orobanche fasciculata      "clustered broomrape" 2064 ft. N
11569 Penstemon eatonii  var. undosus  same section
11585 Penstemon higginsii      "Higgins' beardtongue" 2927 ft. N
11563 Phacelia ivesiana      "Ives' scorpionweed" 1 mi. W
14217 Phlox austromontana      "southern phlox" 1.3 mi. N
11590 Phlox austromontana  var. austromontana   "southern phlox" 2064 ft. N
08261 Pinus monophylla      "single-leaf pinyon pine" same section
14213 Purshia tridentata      "antelope bitterbrush" 1.3 mi. N
14205 Quercus turbinella      "Sonoran scrub oak" 2899 ft. N
14218 Rubus leucodermis      "western raspberry" 1.5 mi. NE
11568 Rumex venosus      "veiny dock" 1 mi. W
14220 Salix lasiolepis      "arroyo willow" 1.5 mi. NE
11589 Smilacina stellata      "starry false Solomon's Seal" 2064 ft. N
11565 Streptanthella longirostris      "long-beaked streptanthella" 1 mi. W


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Beatty Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 0.6 mi. S 4846  Pintura 
Harmon Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. N   Signal Peak 
Mill Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. N   New Harmony 
Chimney Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. NW 6175  Pintura 
Deer Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2 mi. N 5850  Pintura 
Dry Lake (Lake) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. N 5807  New Harmony 
Dry Sandy Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. S 4009  Pintura 
Coal Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. N 6578  New Harmony 
Blake Harmon Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. W 6651  Pintura 
Wet Sandy Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. SW 5588  Pintura 
Coal Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 3 mi. NE   New Harmony 
Coal Hill Ridge (Ridge) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. N 6053  New Harmony 
Pintura Cemetery (Cemetery) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. E 4088  Pintura 
Maple Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. NE   New Harmony 
Pintura (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. E 4078  Pintura 
Browse Area Guard Station (Locale) Washington County, UT 3.3 mi. N 6073  New Harmony 
South Ash Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. SE   Pintura 
Peters Leap (Bend) Washington County, UT 3 mi. NE 4731  Pintura 
Dry Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. SE   Pintura 
Blue Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 3.8 mi. S 4580  Pintura 


Taxon Links for species Eriodictyon angustifolium  Nutt.

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

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