Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14941 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Calochortus  
Common name   mariposa lily
Chris Jensen   11  
Coll. Date June 2008 
United States
Carbon County
Locality Carbonville vicinity, N of Price, hills on the NW side of the confluence of Gordon Creek and the Price River, on the W side of the Carbon Canal; ca. 0.5 mile W of Highway 6;
     Elev.: 5680 ft. (1732 m.)
Habitat Notes blue shale; with sagebrush, cheat grass. 
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° 37'  20.3" N, 110° 51'  29.55" 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.


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
10450 Boechera holboellii  var. pinetorum  1.5 mi. NE
10453 Cryptantha torreyana      "Torrey's forget-me-not" 1.5 mi. NE
10451 Delphinium andersonii      "Anderson's larkspur" 1.5 mi. NE
10452 Lappula occidentalis  var. occidentalis   "western stickseed" 1.5 mi. NE
14940 Oenothera       "evening primrose" 1603 ft. SW
10449 Phlox hoodii  var. canescens   "carpet phlox" 1.5 mi. NE
15112 Townsendia       "Townsend-daisy" 1.5 mi. NE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Gordon Creek (Stream) Carbon County, UT 0.7 mi. SE   Pinnacle Peak 
KOAL-AM (Price) (Tower) Carbon County, UT 0.7 mi. NE 5624  Helper 
Maxwell (historical) (Locale) Carbon County, UT 0.8 mi. NE 5620  Helper 
Carbonville School (historical) (School) Carbon County, UT 1 mi. NE 5656  Helper 
Carbon County Cemetery (Cemetery) Carbon County, UT 1.1 mi. NE 5676  Helper 
Garley Canyon (Valley) Carbon County, UT 1.2 mi. N   Standardville 
Warehouse Canyon (Valley) Carbon County, UT 1.2 mi. E   Helper 
Carbonville (Populated Place) Carbon County, UT 1.3 mi. E 5604  Price 
Pinnacle Wash (Stream) Carbon County, UT 1.3 mi. SE   Pinnacle Peak 
Castleview Hospital (Hospital) Carbon County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 5617  Price 
Castleview Hospital Heliport (Airport) Carbon County, UT 1.7 mi. SE 5611  Price 
Austrian Central Cemetery (Cemetery) Carbon County, UT 2 mi. N 5755  Helper 
Consumers Wash (Valley) Carbon County, UT 2.1 mi. N   Standardville 
Price Game Farm (Locale) Carbon County, UT 1.7 mi. SE 5548  Price 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Carbon County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 5653  Price 
Twin Washes (Stream) Carbon County, UT 2.2 mi. N   Standardville 
Haycock Cemetery (Cemetery) Carbon County, UT 2.3 mi. NE 5843  Helper 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Carbon County, UT 2.5 mi. N 5775  Helper 
Spring Glen (Populated Place) Carbon County, UT 2.6 mi. N 5775  Helper 
Pinnacle Peak (Summit) Carbon County, UT 2.5 mi. SW 6024  Pinnacle Peak 


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