Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 13101 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Lomatium parryi (S. Watson) J.F. Macbr.
Common name   Parry's desert parsley
W.H. Whaley   s.n.  
Coll. Date 05 April 2009 
United States
Washington County
Locality Leeds Canyon, along Leeds Creek, ca 1 air mile NW of Leeds;
     Elev.: 4200 ft. (1280 m.)
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° 16'  13" N, 113° 22'  52" 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.
Voucher Voucher for Studies of Essential Oil Compositon of Butterfly Host Plants, Vasu Dev, Wayne Whaley, et al. 
Specimen Notes robust specimen. 


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

     Lomatium parryi (S. Wats.) J.F. Macbr.

     Aletes parryi (S. Wats.) W.A. Weber

Common Name(s): Parry's biscuitroot, Utah desertparsley, Utah desert-parsley.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29735, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 13101s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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specimen image: 11573s2.jpg 
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specimen image: 12554s3.jpg 
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specimen image: 15865s1.jpg 
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14235 Artemisia filifolia      "sand sagebrush" same section
11959 Cercis occidentalis  var. orbiculata  1 mi. SW
14232 Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus  var. viscidiflorus  same section
14226 Coleogyne ramosissima      "blackbrush" 1.7 mi. SW
14225 Encelia virginensis      "Virgin River brittlebush" 1.7 mi. SW
14236 Ephedra nevadensis      "Nevada ephedra" same section
14224 Ephedra nevadensis      "Nevada ephedra" 1.7 mi. SW
14221 Ericameria linearifolia      "narrow-leaf goldenbush" 1.7 mi. SW
14223 Ericameria nauseosa      "rubber rabbitbrush" 1.7 mi. SW
14234 Eriogonum fasciculatum  var. polifolium   "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" same section
11958 Fraxinus velutina      "velvet ash" 1 mi. SW
14228 Fraxinus velutina      "velvet ash" 1 mi. SW
14233 Larrea tridentata      "creosote bush" same section
13111 Lomatium parryi      "Parry's desert parsley" same section
05280 Petalonyx parryi      "Parry's sandpaper plant" 1.4 mi. S
14582 Pinus monophylla      "single-leaf pinyon pine" same section
14227 Populus fremontii      "Fremont's cottonwood" 1 mi. SW
14222 Prunus fasciculata      "desert almond" 1.7 mi. SW
14231 Psorothamnus fremontii      "Fremont's dalea" same section
14832 Rhamnus betulifolia      "birchleaf buckthorn" 1.6 mi. NE
17980 Salix gooddingii      "Goodding's willow" same section
14229 Salix gooddingii      "Goodding's willow" 1 mi. SW
17979 Salix lasiolepis      "arroyo willow" same section
14230 Vitis arizonica      "canyon grape" 1 mi. SW
11957 Vitis arizonica      "canyon grape" 1.1 mi. NE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Jones Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. NW   Signal Peak 
Italian Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1 mi. E   Pintura 
Milltown (historical) (Locale) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. S 3671  Signal Peak 
Silver Reef (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 3803  Pintura 
Italian Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. N 4564  Signal Peak 
Tecumseh Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. S 3737  Hurricane 
Cedar Ridge (Ridge) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. N 5588  Signal Peak 
Buckeye Reef (Ridge) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. S 3803  Hurricane 
Big Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 2 mi. S 3642  Hurricane 
Cobb Mine (Mine) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. S 3645  Harrisburg Junction 
White Reef (Ridge) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. S 3566  Harrisburg Junction 
Doyle Shaft (Mine) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. SE 3629  Hurricane 
Leeds Cemetery (Cemetery) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. S 3416  Hurricane 
Kimball Motel and RV Park (Park) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. S 3534  Hurricane 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. S 3465  Hurricane 
Leeds (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. SE 3491  Hurricane 
Blue Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. NE 4580  Pintura 
Sandy Flat (Flat) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. E 3760  Pintura 
Ash Grove Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. NW 5473  Signal Peak 
Leeds Ditch (Canal) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 3501  Hurricane 


Taxon Links for species Lomatium parryi  (S. Watson) J.F. Macbr.

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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