Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 03143 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Xanthoparmelia coloradoensis (Gyel.) Hale
Common name   Colorado xanthoparmelia lichen
D. Carter   s.n.  
Coll. Date 19 September 1998 
United States
Coconino County
Locality just off road next to Indian Lake on W side of road, north rim of the Grand Canyon.
Habitat Notes ponderosa pine 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 36° 24'  14" N, 112° 8'  8" W
Township Range T35N, R2E, Sec. 25  
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).


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 03143s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 06238s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06503s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10050d1.jpg 
specimen image: 10050s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
03145 Cladonia coniocraea      "cup lichen" same section
03144 Peltigera rufescens      "felt lichen" same section
03147 Ramalina sinensis      "cartilage lichen" same section
03146 Usnea subfloridana      "beard lichen" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Deer Lake (Lake) Coconino County, AZ 1618 ft. SE 8718  De Motte Park 
Kaibab Lodge (Locale) Coconino County, AZ 0.7 mi. N 8773  De Motte Park 
Aspen Tank (Reservoir) Coconino County, AZ 0.9 mi. SW 9033  De Motte Park 
Indian Lake (Lake) Coconino County, AZ 0.9 mi. SE 8718  De Motte Park 
De Motte Park (Flat) Coconino County, AZ 1.1 mi. N 8744  De Motte Park 
V T Park Landing Strip (Airport) Coconino County, AZ 1.2 mi. S 8741  De Motte Park 
Blowdown Tank (Reservoir) Coconino County, AZ 1 mi. W 9118  De Motte Park 
V T Ridge Number Two Tank (Reservoir) Coconino County, AZ 1.1 mi. W 9115  De Motte Park 
DeMotte Campground (Locale) Coconino County, AZ 1.4 mi. N 8727  De Motte Park 
The Blowdown (Area) Coconino County, AZ 1.2 mi. W 9131  De Motte Park 
V T Ridge Number One Tank (Reservoir) Coconino County, AZ 1.9 mi. NW 9180  De Motte Park 
South Blow Down Tank (Reservoir) Coconino County, AZ 1.8 mi. SW 8908  De Motte Park 
Bear Lake (Lake) Coconino County, AZ 2.3 mi. S 9105  Kanabownits Spring 
Mason Well (Well) Coconino County, AZ 2.6 mi. S 8757  Little Park Lake 
Crystal Spring (Spring) Coconino County, AZ 2.4 mi. SE 8800  Dog Point 
Wall Lake (Lake) Coconino County, AZ 3 mi. S 9079  Kanabownits Spring 
V T Hill (Summit) Coconino County, AZ 3 mi. N 8875  De Motte Park 
V T Lake (Lake) Coconino County, AZ 3 mi. N 8823  De Motte Park 
North Blow Down Tank (Reservoir) Coconino County, AZ 2.7 mi. NW 8882  De Motte Park 
Blow Down Tank (Reservoir) Coconino County, AZ 2.7 mi. W 8803  De Motte Park 


Taxon Links for species Xanthoparmelia coloradoensis  (Gyel.) Hale

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:

Zooming out might reveal more collections in other states.

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