Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 16902 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Cymopterus lemmonii (J.M. Coult. & Rose) Dorn
Common name   Lemmon's spring parsley
Steve Hegji   0227  
   with Kay Shumway
Coll. Date 14 June 2013 
United States
San Juan County
Locality Abajo Mountains;
     Elev.: 8833 ft. (2693 m.)
Habitat Notes understory of mountain brush, forest. 
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 37° 48'  55.17" N, 109° 29'  12.85" 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.


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

     Pseudocymopterus montanus (Gray) Coult. & Rose

     Cymopterus lemmonii (Coult. & Rose) Dorn
     Pseudocymopterus tidestromii Coult. & Rose
     Thaspium montanum Gray

Common Name(s): alpine false springparsley, anise, false springparsley.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29837, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Apiales
                                Family: Apiaceae
                                    Genus: Pseudocymopterus
                                        Species: Pseudocymopterus montanus


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00956s3.jpg 
specimen image: 04546s4.jpg 
specimen image: 08504s2.jpg 
specimen image: 08587s2.jpg 
specimen image: 08603s3.jpg 
specimen image: 08728s2.jpg 
specimen image: 09381s2.jpg 
specimen image: 11889d1.jpg 
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
06234 Evernia divaricata      "ring lichen" same section
06237 Lecanora cenisia      "rim lichen" 1.1 mi. S
06229 Peltigera canina      "felt lichen" 1.1 mi. S
06232 Peltigera rufescens      "felt lichen" 1.1 mi. S
06231 Ramalina sinensis      "cartilage lichen" 1.1 mi. S
04475 Sagina saginoides      "arctic pearlwort" 2.2 mi. S
04581 Sisyrinchium idahoense      "Idaho blue-eyed grass" 2.2 mi. S
06238 Xanthoparmelia coloradoensis      "Colorado xanthoparmelia lichen" 1.1 mi. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Dream Mine (Mine) San Juan County, UT 1589 ft. NE 9459  Abajo Peak 
Cooley Gulch (Valley) San Juan County, UT 1873 ft. NW   Abajo Peak 
Dream Mine (Mine) San Juan County, UT 1927 ft. NW 8517  Abajo Peak 
Camp Jackson (Locale) San Juan County, UT 2777 ft. SE 9141  Abajo Peak 
Camp Jackson Dam (Dam) San Juan County, UT 2954 ft. SE 9167  Abajo Peak 
Camp Jackson Reservoir (Reservoir) San Juan County, UT 2954 ft. SE 9167  Abajo Peak 
Jackson Ridge (Ridge) San Juan County, UT 1.7 mi. N 11136  Abajo Peak 
Jackson Camp (Locale) San Juan County, UT 1.5 mi. SE 9525  Abajo Peak 
Gold Queen Mine (Mine) San Juan County, UT 1.5 mi. NE 10886  Abajo Peak 
Dickson Pass (Gap) San Juan County, UT 1.4 mi. E 10437  Abajo Peak 
Red Bluffs (Cliff) San Juan County, UT 1.5 mi. W 8380  Mount Linnaeus 
Red Bluff Campground (Locale) San Juan County, UT 1.8 mi. SW 7986  Mount Linnaeus 
Cooley Pass (Gap) San Juan County, UT 1.9 mi. N 10755  Abajo Peak 
South Peak (Summit) San Juan County, UT 1.6 mi. E 11103  Abajo Peak 
Cherry Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 2 mi. SW   Mount Linnaeus 
Indian Creek Ranger Station (Locale) San Juan County, UT 2 mi. NW 9361  Mount Linnaeus 
Abajo Peak (Summit) San Juan County, UT 2.1 mi. NE 11296  Abajo Peak 
North Creek Pass (Gap) San Juan County, UT 2.4 mi. N 10279  Abajo Peak 
Twin Peaks (Summit) San Juan County, UT 2.9 mi. N 10945  Abajo Peak 
Duckett Ridge (Ridge) San Juan County, UT 2.7 mi. W 10069  Mount Linnaeus 


Taxon Links for species Cymopterus lemmonii  (J.M. Coult. & Rose) Dorn

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

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