Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 03090 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
BrassicaceaeBrassicaceaeBrassicaceae  
Species Lepidium montanum Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. montanum 
Common name   mountain pepperweed
Collector(s)
J. Rogers   s.n.  
Coll. Date 23 May 1998 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Tooele
Locality Poney Express Trail, 12 miles south of turnoff form Highway 73.
    
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° 12'  36" N, 112° 16'  41" W
Township Range T7S, R4W, Sec. 15  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).

Taxonomy


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

     Lepidium montanum var. montanum Nutt.

Common Name(s): mountain pepperweed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=528732, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Capparales
                                Family: Brassicaceae
                                    Genus: Lepidium
                                        Species: Lepidium montanum
                                            Variety: Lepidium montanum var. montanum
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14126 Artemisia pygmaea      "pygmy sagebrush" same section
07843 Artemisia pygmaea      "pygmy sagebrush" same section
14123 Artemisia spinescens      "bud sage" same section
14124 Atriplex confertifolia      "shadscale saltbush" same section
07845 Bassia hyssopifolia      "fivehorn smotherweed" same section
07842 Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus  var. puberulus   "hairy yellow rabbitbrush" same section
07841 Eriogonum shockleyi      "Shockley's wild buckwheat" same section
14127 Ipomopsis congesta  var. congesta   "ball-headed gilia" same section
14122 Kochia       "summer-cypress" 1.3 mi. W
14120 Kochia americana     1.3 mi. W
14125 Krascheninnikovia lanata      "winterfat" same section
14121 Sarcobatus vermiculatus      "greasewood" 1.3 mi. W
07844 Sarcobatus vermiculatus      "greasewood" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Site of Rush Valley Pony Express Station (Locale) Tooele County, UT 0.8 mi. W 5063  Vernon NE 
Sabie Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 2.8 mi. SE   Sabie Mountain 
Gillmore Well (Well) Tooele County, UT 3.4 mi. N 5148  Ophir 
Boulter Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 3.1 mi. SE   Sabie Mountain 
Alma Young Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 4.9 mi. NE   Mercur 
Topliff (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 5.1 mi. SE 5122  Fivemile Pass 
Mitchell Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 5.3 mi. NE   Mercur 
McFait Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 5.6 mi. N   Mercur 
Sunshine Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 5.3 mi. NE   Mercur 
Clay Mine (Mine) Tooele County, UT 5.2 mi. NE 5650  Mercur 

Links

Taxon Links for species Lepidium montanum  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

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Lepidium+montanum

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