Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 13112 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Lomatium scabrum (J.M. Coult. & Rose) Mathias
Infraspecific    var. tripinnatum Goodrich
Common name   rough desert parsley
W.H. Whaley   s.n.  
Coll. Date 03 April 2009 
United States
Washington County
Locality 1.3 mi N of St. George on Highway 18, E side of road;
     Elev.: 3300 ft. (1006 m.)
Habitat Notes Navajo 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 37° 8'  44" N, 113° 36'  11" 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. 


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

     Lomatium scabrum var. tripinnatum Goodrich

Common Name(s): rough desertparsley.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=528882, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 13112s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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specimen image: 08259s3.jpg 
specimen image: 08441s2.jpg 
specimen image: 09975s2.jpg 
specimen image: 11616s3.jpg 
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specimen image: 12883s2.jpg 
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
02412 Cymopterus purpureus  var. purpureus   "purple spring parsley" 2.4 mi. SE
02428 Nemacladus glanduliferus      "glandular threadplant" 2.4 mi. SE
02419 Prenanthella exigua      "thorny skeleton plant" 2.4 mi. SE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Miller Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2629 ft. SW 3005  Washington 
Buckskin Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 0.7 mi. N   Washington 
Twist Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 0.7 mi. NW   Washington 
West Saint George Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. S 2966  Washington 
Gray Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. W 2989  Washington 
Millcreek High School (School) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. SW 2845  Washington 
T-Bone Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. E 3402  Washington 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. S 2832  Saint George 
Devils Saddle (Gap) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. S 3097  Saint George 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. S 2907  Saint George 
Sunshine Square (Locale) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. S 2782  Saint George 
Black Knolls Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 2 mi. E 3484  Washington 
Sait George City Dam (Dam) Washington County, UT 2 mi. E 3484  Washington 
Black Knolls (Summit) Washington County, UT 2 mi. E 3327  Washington 
Southern Trailer Park (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. S 2772  Saint George 
Saint George Catholic Church (Church) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. S 2769  Saint George 
Sugarloaf (Summit) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. SE 3068  Saint George 
Sunset School (School) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. SW 2707  Saint George 
Santa Clara Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. SW 2776  Santa Clara 
Brigham Young Winter Home (Park) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. S 2779  Saint George 


Taxon Links for species Lomatium scabrum  (J.M. Coult. & Rose) Mathias

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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