Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 11709 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
OnagraceaeOnagraceaeOnagraceae  
Species Camissonia boothii (Douglas ex Lehm.) P.H. Raven
Infraspecific    var. alyssoides (Hook. & Arn.) N.H. Holmgren & P.K. Holmgren
Common name   Booth's desert primrose
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   5157  
Coll. Date 09 June 2006 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Box Elder County
Locality Silver Island Mountains, Volcano Peak, [Leppy Pass vicinity];
     Elev.: 4976 ft. (1517 m.)
Habitat Notes volcanic rubble on steep slopes, desert shrub 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 40° 47'  44.3" N, 113° 59'  38.9" 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.

Taxonomy


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

     Camissonia boothii ssp. alyssoides (Hook. & Arn.) Raven

     Camissonia boothii var. alyssoides (Hook. & Arn.) N.& P. Holmgren
     Camissonia boothii var. villosa (S. Wats.) Cronq.
     Oenothera alyssoides Hook. & Arn.
     Oenothera alyssoides var. villosa S. Wats.
     Oenothera boothii ssp. alyssoides (Hook. & Arn.) Munz

Common Name(s): alyssum eveningprimrose, alyssum evening-primrose.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=27469, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Myrtales
                                Family: Onagraceae
                                    Genus: Camissonia
                                        Species: Camissonia boothii
                                            Subspecies: Camissonia boothii ssp. alyssoides
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 11709s1.jpg specimen image: 11709d1.jpg specimen image: 11709c1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02984s3.jpg 
02984
specimen image: 03617s1.jpg 
03617
specimen image: 04988s2.jpg 
04988
specimen image: 08278s2.jpg 
08278
specimen image: 08625s1.jpg 
08625
specimen image: 08632s1.jpg 
08632
specimen image: 08701s1.jpg 
08701
specimen image: 09356s1.jpg 
09356
specimen image: 09358s3.jpg 
09358
specimen image: 11127s1.jpg 
11127
specimen image: 11719d1.jpg 
11719
specimen image: 11719s1.jpg 
11719

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
11710 Antirrhinum kingii     same section
11717 Astragalus lentiginosus  var. araneosus   "cobweb-pod freckled milkvetch" same section
11714 Blepharidachne kingii      "King's eyelash grass" same section
11715 Camissonia scapoidea  var. utahensis   "Utah suncup" same section
11708 Cryptantha gracilis      "narrow-stemmed forget-me-not" same section
11716 Cryptantha humilis      "round-spiked cat's eye" same section
11985 Cryptantha nevadensis      "Nevada forget-me-not" same section
11712 Eriogonum palmerianum      "Palmer's wild buckwheat" same section
11707 Mentzelia laevicaulis      "smoothstem blazingstar" same section
11713 Phacelia crenulata  var. corrugata   "notch-leaf scorpionweed" same section
11711 Psathyrotes annua      "annual turtleback" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Leppy Pass (Gap) Tooele County, UT 2178 ft. W 4866  Leppy Peak 
Volcano Peak (Summit) Tooele County, UT 0.9 mi. E 5906  Tetzlaff Peak 
B and G (Locale) Tooele County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 4551  Leppy Peak 
Rishel Peak (Summit) Tooele County, UT 2.5 mi. NE 6149  Tetzlaff Peak 
Danger Cave State Historical Monument (Park) Tooele County, UT 3.2 mi. S 4269  Leppy Peak 
Wendover Peak (Summit) Tooele County, UT 3.2 mi. S 5066  Leppy Peak 
Bears Claw (Ridge) Tooele County, UT 3.5 mi. SW 5574  Leppy Peak 
Blair (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 4.1 mi. S 4223  Silsbee 
Dairy Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 3.8 mi. SW   Leppy Peak 
Dairy Canyon (Valley) Elko County, NV 3.8 mi. SW   Leppy Peak 
Window Rock (Pillar) Tooele County, UT 4.1 mi. SW 5105  Leppy Peak 
Needle Point (Pillar) Tooele County, UT 4.1 mi. SW 5102  Leppy Peak 
Wendover Cemetery (Cemetery) Tooele County, UT 4.6 mi. SW 4301  Wendover 
Wendover (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 4.6 mi. SW 4288  Wendover 
Wendover High School (School) Tooele County, UT 4.7 mi. SW 4278  Wendover 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Tooele County, UT 4.9 mi. SW 4262  Wendover 
Leppy Peak (Summit) Elko County, NV 4.2 mi. W 6660  Leppy Peak 
Eastline (Populated Place) Elko County, NV 5 mi. SW 4387  Wendover 
Wendover Airport (Airport) Tooele County, UT 5.2 mi. SW 4239  Wendover 
West Wendover Elementary School (School) Elko County, NV 5 mi. SW 4341  Wendover 

Links

Taxon Links for species Camissonia boothii  (Douglas ex Lehm.) P.H. Raven

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:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Camissonia+boothii

Zooming out might reveal more collections in other states.

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