Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 11684 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Loeseliastrum depressum (M.E. Jones ex A. Gray) J.M. Porter
Common name   depressed ipomopsis
D.M. Barnes   5131  
Coll. Date 08 June 2006 
United States
Elko County
Locality Pilot Range, salt flats S of Miners Canyon;
     Elev.: 4295 ft. (1309 m.)
Habitat Notes specimen originally labeled as "Tooele County" 
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° 55'  24.18" N, 114° 3'  26.3" 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 specimen notes labeled "Tooele County" 


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 11684s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
11682 Achnatherum hymenoides      "Indian ricegrass" same section
11686 Atriplex gardneri  var. utahensis   "Utah saltbush" same section
11680 Bassia americana      "green molly" same section
11688 Distichlis spicata      "saltgrass" 1.2 mi. SE
11677 Elymus elymoides  subsp. elymoides   "common squirreltail" same section
11678 Halogeton glomeratus      "saltlover" same section
11681 Lepidium montanum  var. montanum   "mountain pepperwort" same section
11687 Sarcocornia utahensis      "Utah swampfire" 1.2 mi. SE
11683 Stanleya pinnata  var. pinnata   "desert princesplume" same section
11679 Tetradymia spinosa      "shortspine horsebrush" same section
11685 Townsendia jonesii  var. jonesii   "Jones' Townsend-daisy" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Salt Spring (Spring) Elko County, NV 1 mi. W 4278  Miners Canyon 
Little Salt Spring (Spring) Elko County, NV 2.6 mi. S 4282  Miners Canyon 
Pilot Creek Valley (Valley) Elko County, NV 3.2 mi. S   Pilot Peak NW 
Miners Canyon (Valley) Elko County, NV 3.3 mi. N   Miners Canyon 
Halls Meadow (Flat) Tooele County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 4259  Miners Canyon 
Leppy Reservoir (Reservoir) Elko County, NV 4.1 mi. S 4311  Leppy Peak 
Window Rock (Pillar) Elko County, NV 3.5 mi. W 4813  Miners Canyon 
Willow Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 4.7 mi. N 5036  Miners Canyon 
Willow Canyon (Valley) Elko County, NV 4.9 mi. N   Pilot Peak 
Miners Spring (Spring) Elko County, NV 5 mi. N 6408  Miners Canyon 
Willow Spring (Spring) Elko County, NV 5.3 mi. N 5745  Pilot Peak 


Taxon Links for species Loeseliastrum depressum  (M.E. Jones ex A. Gray) J.M. Porter

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

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:

Zooming out might reveal more collections in other states.

Note: Printing this page will show all information sequentially.   edit