Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15915 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
BoraginaceaeBoraginaceaeBoraginaceae  
Species Cryptantha humilis (Greene) Payson
Common name   round-spiked cat's eye
Collector(s)
S. Hegji   132  
Coll. Date 07 June 2011 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Tooele
Locality Lakeside Mountains, north side of Black Mountain;
     Elev.: 6481 ft. (1976 m.)
Habitat Notes rocky hillside and outcrops; with Lomatium, Haplopappus, Ribes. 
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° 50'  55.54" N, 112° 48'  1.3" 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.

Taxonomy


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

     Cryptantha humilis (Gray) Payson

     Cryptantha alpicola Cronq.
     Cryptantha humilis var. commixta (J.F. Macbr.) Higgins
     Cryptantha humilis var. nana (Eastw.) Higgins
     Cryptantha humilis var. ovina (Payson) Higgins
     Cryptantha humilis var. shantzii (Tidestrom) Higgins
     Cryptantha nana (Eastw.) Payson
     Cryptantha nana var. commixta (J.F. Macbr.) Payson
     Cryptantha nana var. ovina Payson
     Cryptantha nana var. shantzii (Tidestrom) Payson
     Cryptantha nana var. typica Payson
     Oreocarya humilis (Gray) Greene
     Oreocarya humilis ssp. nana (Eastw.) W.A. Weber

Common Name(s): round-spike catseye, roundspike cryptantha.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31820, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Lamiales
                                Family: Boraginaceae
                                    Genus: Cryptantha
                                        Species: Cryptantha humilis
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
16885 Eremogone loisiae      "Lois' sandwort" 457 ft. W
16884 Erigeron arenarioides      "sand fleabane" 109 ft. W
15917 Haplopappus watsonii  var. rydbergii   "Rydberg's goldenbush" 395 ft. SE
16882 Hymenoxys cooperi  var. canescens   "Cooper's rubberweed" 668 ft. W
16883 Leptodactylon watsonii     109 ft. W
15918 Lithophragma parviflorum      "small-flowered woodland-star" 261 ft. N
15914 Lomatium grayi      "Gray's biscuitroot" 261 ft. W
16886 Marrubium vulgare      "horehound" 575 ft. SW
15916 Phlox austromontana      "southern phlox" 120 ft. SE
15919 Ranunculus andersonii      "Anderson's buttercup" 218 ft. W
15913 Ribes cereum      "wax currant" 458 ft. W

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Black Mountain (Summit) Tooele County, UT 383 ft. SE 6441  Delle 
Craner Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 2 mi. N 5227  Craner Peak 
Marblehead Plant (Locale) Tooele County, UT 1.6 mi. W 4928  Delle 
Craner Peak (Summit) Tooele County, UT 2.4 mi. N 6608  Craner Peak 
Vindicator Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 3 mi. N   Craner Peak 
Table Mountain (Summit) Tooele County, UT 3 mi. NE 5158  Craner Peak 
Delle Well (Well) Tooele County, UT 3.5 mi. S 4423  Delle 
Right Fork Carter Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 3 mi. NE   Delle 
Fera Well Number 80 (Well) Tooele County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 4262  Poverty Point 
Black Mountain (Summit) Tooele County, UT 3.8 mi. N 6418  Craner Peak 
Dead Cow Point (Cliff) Tooele County, UT 3.2 mi. E 4272  Poverty Point 
Rowley (Locale) Tooele County, UT 4 mi. N 4357  Craner Peak 
Marblehead Quarry (Mine) Tooele County, UT 3.6 mi. NW 5230  Craner Peak 
Craner Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 4.2 mi. N   Delle 
Black Knoll (Summit) Tooele County, UT 3.7 mi. E 4252  Poverty Point 
Johnson Well (Well) Tooele County, UT 5 mi. N 4278  Craner Peak 
Government Well Number 82 (Well) Tooele County, UT 3.9 mi. W 4528  Delle 
Poverty Point (Cliff) Tooele County, UT 4.4 mi. SE 4311  Poverty Point 
Craner Flat (Flat) Tooele County, UT 5.2 mi. NE 4229  Craner Peak 
Indian Knoll (Summit) Tooele County, UT 5.6 mi. N 4347  Craner Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Cryptantha humilis  (Greene) Payson

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=Cryptantha+humilis

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