Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14561 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
BrassicaceaeBrassicaceaeBrassicaceae  
Species Lepidium montanum Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. jonesii (Rydb.) C.L. Hitchc.
Common name   Jones' pepperweed
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1248  
   with J.G. Cooper
Coll. Date 30 May 2006 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Emery County
Locality San Rafael Swell, E side of The Wedge Rd, ca. 2 miles SE of the Green River Cutoff Rd; 
 
Elev.: 5659 ft. (1725 m.)
Habitat Notes arid grassland; with Cryptantha; 
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 39° 9'  28.27" N, 110° 46'  46.61" 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 "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes Journal Code: L11S1. 

Taxonomy


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

     Lepidium montanum var. jonesii (Rydb.) C.L. Hitchc.

     Lepidium jonesii Rydb.

Common Name(s): Jones pepperweed, Jones' pepperweed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=528731, 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. jonesii
                                                

Images

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.
03148 Acarospora nodulosa  var. nodulosa   "nodule cracked lichen" 1.8 mi. S
00376 Astragalus praelongus  var. ellisiae   "Ellis' stinking milkvetch" 1.5 mi. NW
03153 Diploschistes diacapsis      "crater lichen" 1.8 mi. S
03155 Fulgensia desertorum      "desert sulphur lichen" 1.8 mi. S
03163 Psora cerebriformis      "cerebral fishscale lichen" 1.8 mi. S
00252 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" 1.5 mi. NW

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Cloyds Pond (Lake) Emery County, UT 0.8 mi. SE 5722  Buckhorn Reservoir 
Sand Pond (Lake) Emery County, UT 0.8 mi. W 5571  Buckhorn Reservoir 
Buckhorn Well (Well) Emery County, UT 1.3 mi. N 5620  Buckhorn Reservoir 
Wedge Overlook (Locale) Emery County, UT 1.7 mi. S 5919  Buckhorn Reservoir 
Red Knoll (Summit) Emery County, UT 1.5 mi. NW 5804  Buckhorn Reservoir 
Wedge Pond Number 1 (Lake) Emery County, UT 1.7 mi. S 5843  Buckhorn Reservoir 
Drought Relief Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 1.5 mi. NE 5588  Buckhorn Reservoir 
Buckhorn Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 2 mi. NE 5624  Buckhorn Reservoir 
Chalk Hills (Summit) Emery County, UT 2.1 mi. S 5758  Buckhorn Reservoir 
Swazy Hole (Lake) Emery County, UT 1.9 mi. E 5725  Bob Hill Knoll 
Buckhorn Corral (Locale) Emery County, UT 2 mi. NE 5620  Bob Hill Knoll 
Job Corps Pond (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 2.6 mi. N 5653  Buckhorn Reservoir 
Little Cedar Mountain (Summit) Emery County, UT 2.9 mi. N 6267  Buckhorn Reservoir 
The Wedge (Plain) Emery County, UT 2.6 mi. SE 5968  Bob Hill Knoll 
Aldys Hole (Lake) Emery County, UT 2.6 mi. SE 5889  Bob Hill Knoll 
Furniture Draw (Valley) Emery County, UT 2.7 mi. E   Bob Hill Knoll 
Wedge Pond Number 2 (Lake) Emery County, UT 3.6 mi. S 5978  Sids Mountain 
Jim Wilson Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 3.6 mi. N 5758  Buckhorn Reservoir 
Wedge Pond Number 4 (Lake) Emery County, UT 3.6 mi. S 6132  Sids Mountain 
Bitter Seep (Spring) Emery County, UT 3.1 mi. E 5729  Bob Hill Knoll 

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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