Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # X3455 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
LiliaceaeLiliaceaeLiliaceae  
Species Calochortus aureus S. Watson
Common name   golden mariposa lily
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   23914  
Coll. Date 28 May 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Kane County
Locality Colorado Plateau, E flank of Buckskin Mountain, W of House Rock Valley Road, ca 2.6 air miles N of AZ state line, ca 1 mile N of Coyote Wash.
    
Township Range T43S R2W S28 SE4SE4SW4  
Datum Not recorded
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.

Taxonomy


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

     Calochortus aureus S. Wats.

     Calochortus nuttallii var. aureus (S. Wats.) Ownbey

Common Name(s): golden mariposa lily.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=42836, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Liliidae
                            Order: Liliales
                                Family: Liliaceae
                                    Genus: Calochortus
                                        Species: Calochortus aureus
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05969s1.jpg 
05969
specimen image: 08502s1.jpg 
08502
specimen image: 10375s1.jpg 
10375

Nearby Accessions

Locale

Links

Taxon Links for species Calochortus aureus  S. Watson

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=Calochortus+aureus

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