Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 18098 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Langloisia setosissima (Torr. & Gray ex Torr.) Greene
Common name   Great Basin langloisia
Steve Hegji   0255  
Coll. Date 24 April 2014 
United States
Mohave County
Locality east of Black Rock Gulch and south of Black Knolls;
     Elev.: 3641 ft. (1110 m.)
Habitat Notes gypsum filled hillsides, dominated by Larrea. 
Latitude Longitude 36° 55'  36.08" N, 113° 39'  42.54" 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.
Specimen Notes Red Butte Garden study site for S. gierischii. 


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

     Langloisia setosissima (Torr. & Gray ex Torr.) Greene

Common Name(s): Great Basin langloisia, moth langloisia.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31228, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Polemoniaceae
                                    Genus: Langloisia
                                        Species: Langloisia setosissima


Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
10199 Camissonia parryi      "Parry's suncup" 1.6 mi. SE
10202 Cryptantha pterocarya  var. cycloptera   "winged-nut forget-me-not" 1.6 mi. SE
10216 Ephedra viridis  var. viridis  1.6 mi. SE
10204 Eriogonum subreniforme      "kidney-leaf wild buckwheat" 1.6 mi. SE
10203 Ipomopsis polycladon      "spreading gilia" 1.6 mi. SE
10201 Lepidium lasiocarpum  var. georginum   "St. George peppercress" 1.6 mi. SE
10198 Linanthus demissus      "desertsnow" 1.6 mi. SE
10215 Linanthus pungens      "granite prickly phlox" 1.6 mi. SE
10197 Microsteris gracilis  var. humilior   "slender phlox" 1.6 mi. SE
10200 Mimulus parryi      "annual redspot monkeyflower" 1.6 mi. SE
10212 Nicotiana trigonophylla      "desert tobacco" 1.6 mi. SE
10208 Phacelia crenulata      "notch-leaf scorpionweed" 1.6 mi. SE
10205 Phacelia demissa      "low scorpionweed" 1.6 mi. SE
10209 Phacelia fremontii      "Fremont's scorpionweed" 1.6 mi. SE
10210 Poa bigelovii      "Bigelow's bluegrass" 1.6 mi. SE
10214 Sisymbrium irio      "London rocket" 1.6 mi. SE
10207 Sphaeralcea ambigua      "small-leaf globemallow" 1.6 mi. SE
13204 Sphaeralcea gierischii      "Gierisch's globemallow" 1.2 mi. SW
10206 Verbena gooddingii     1.6 mi. SE
10211 Vicia ludoviciana      "Louisiana vetch" 1.6 mi. SE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Dinner Flat (Flat) Mohave County, AZ 0.7 mi. SE 3557  Purgatory Canyon 
Pocket Hill (Summit) Mohave County, AZ 1.3 mi. S 3806  Purgatory Canyon 
Little Purgatory Canyon (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 1.5 mi. SW   Wolf Hole Mountain West 
The Dives (Cliff) Mohave County, AZ 2.2 mi. SW 3465  Purgatory Canyon 
Black Knolls (Summit) Mohave County, AZ 2.3 mi. N 3583  Purgatory Canyon 
Mokaac Mountain (Summit) Mohave County, AZ 3.1 mi. SE 5177  Purgatory Canyon 
State Line Reservoir (Reservoir) Mohave County, AZ 3.5 mi. N 2694  Purgatory Canyon 
Lizard Spring (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 3 mi. E 3622  Lizard Point 
Lizard Point (Cape) Mohave County, AZ 3 mi. E 4807  Lizard Point 
Black Rock Interchange (Crossing) Mohave County, AZ 3.9 mi. N 2799  Purgatory Canyon 
North Tank (Reservoir) Mohave County, AZ 3.7 mi. SE 4944  Lizard Point 
Lime Hills (Ridge) Mohave County, AZ 3.6 mi. W 4502  Purgatory Canyon 
Purgatory Canyon (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 4.2 mi. NW   Purgatory Canyon 
Starvation Point (Cliff) Mohave County, AZ 4.5 mi. N 3416  Purgatory Canyon 
Wolf Hole Wildlife Reservoir (Reservoir) Mohave County, AZ 4.8 mi. S 5115  Wolf Hole Mountain West 
Starvation Point (Cape) Washington County, UT 5.2 mi. N 2927  White Hills 
Atkin Spring (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 4.9 mi. SW 4675  Wolf Hole Mountain West 
Grey Points (Cliff) Mohave County, AZ 4.4 mi. W 3950  Purgatory Canyon 
Oak Spring (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 5.2 mi. SW 5069  Wolf Hole Mountain West 
Locust Spring (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 5.2 mi. SW 5240  Wolf Hole Mountain West 


Taxon Links for species Langloisia setosissima  (Torr. & Gray ex Torr.) Greene

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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