Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 17930 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Lygodesmia  
Common name   skeleton plant
R. Van Buren   1799  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 14 May 2010 
United States
Washington County
Locality Bull Valley Road, slopes on the W side of Beaver Dam Wash.
     Elev.: 2927 ft. (892 m.)
Latitude Longitude 37° 8'  7.4" N, 114° 1'  58.1" 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.
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes Journal Code: L13S4. 


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08746 Acacia greggii      "catclaw acacia" 1704 ft. E
17928 Acacia greggii      "catclaw acacia" 1976 ft. NW
05725 Acacia greggii      "catclaw acacia" same section
14816 Acacia greggii      "catclaw acacia" same section
14495 Acacia greggii      "catclaw acacia" 2568 ft. NW
14494 Acamptopappus sphaerocephalus      "goldenhead" 485 ft. E
08743 Amaranthus albus      "pale pigweed" 1704 ft. E
08738 Antennaria microphylla      "little-leaf pussytoes" 1704 ft. E
10194 Baccharis glutinosa      "sticky seep-willow" 2554 ft. NW
10321 Baileya multiradiata      "desert marigold" 924 ft. NE
08733 Berula erecta      "cut-leaf water parsnip" 1704 ft. E
08736 Centaurium calycosum      "Western centaury" 1704 ft. E
08734 Chenopodium botrys      "Jerusalem oak goosefoot" 1704 ft. E
08744 Chilopsis linearis      "desert willow" 1704 ft. E
05742 Chilopsis linearis      "desert willow" same section
10320 Cryptantha utahensis      "Utah forget-me-not" 924 ft. NE
05745 Cucurbita foetidissima      "Missouri gourd" same section
05760 Ficus carica      "edible fig" same section
15452 Fraxinus pennsylvanica      "green ash" 1.3 mi. NW
05724 Fraxinus velutina      "velvet ash" same section
05746 Juglans major      "Arizona walnut" same section
08735 Juncus torreyi      "Torrey's rush" 1704 ft. E
15219 Larrea tridentata      "creosote bush" same section
14490 Lycium andersonii      "Anderson's desert-thorn" 485 ft. E
05744 Lycium torreyi      "Torrey wolfberry" same section
08741 Mimulus bigelovii  var. cuspidatus  1704 ft. E
05726 Morus alba      "white mulberry" same section
05737 Neolloydia johnsonii     same section
05759 Nerium oleander      "oleander" same section
05764 Opuntia acanthocarpa     same section
05763 Opuntia basilaris  var. basilaris   "beavertail pricklypear" same section
05762 Opuntia engelmannii  var. linguiformis   "cactus apple" same section
05761 Opuntia phaeacantha  var. laevis  same section
05765 Opuntia violacea     same section
05743 Paspalum distichum      "knotgrass" same section
08737 Petunia parviflora     1704 ft. E
10322 Phacelia ambigua      "notch-leaf scorpionweed" 924 ft. NE
08745 Phoradendron californicum      "mesquite mistletoe" 1704 ft. E
08740 Polypogon viridis      "water beard grass" 1704 ft. E
08739 Psathyrotes annua      "annual turtleback" 1704 ft. E
05324 Punica granatum      "pomegranate" same section
17929 Salix       "willow" 1976 ft. NW
17927 Salix       "willow" 1976 ft. NW
05727 Salix laevigata      "red willow" same section
14815 Salix laevigata      "red willow" same section
08742 Solanum sarrachoides     1704 ft. E
15432 Thamnosma montana      "turpentinebroom" 2879 ft. W


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Bull Valley Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1203 ft. NE 2736  Scarecrow Peak 
Bull Valley Wash (Stream) Lincoln County, NV 1253 ft. E   Jacks Mountain 
Indian Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 0.6 mi. NE   West Mountain Peak 
Guy Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. N   Scarecrow Peak 
Little Bull Valley Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. NE   Scarecrow Peak 
Catclaw Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. N   Scarecrow Peak 
Reber Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. S   Castle Cliff 
Snow Spring Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. S 2562  Terry Benches 
Snow Spring Wash (Stream) Lincoln County, NV 2.9 mi. S   Scarecrow Peak 
Burgess Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.4 mi. S   Castle Cliff 
Horse Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.8 mi. N   West Mountain Peak 
Terry Benches (Bench) Lincoln County, NV 5.4 mi. S 2815  Terry Benches 
Lower Lime Mountain Well (Well) Lincoln County, NV 5.5 mi. N 3288  Scarecrow Peak 


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