Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 05174 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Calylophus lavandulifolius (Torr. & Gray) P.H. Raven
Common name   lavender-leaf sundrops
B. Freestone   s.n.  
Coll. Date 21 June 2001 
United States
Kane County
Locality Highway 12, Pine Hills, mile marker 11, N side of road.
     Elev.: 7685 ft. (2343 m.)
Habitat Notes Claron Formation, rocky silty limestone soil; bristlecone pine community 
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° 42'  N, 112° 11'  W
Township Range T36S, R4W, Sec. 2  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


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

     Calylophus lavandulifolius (Torr. & Gray) Raven

     Calylophus hartwegii ssp. lavandulifolius (Torr. & Gray) Towner & Raven
     Calylophus hartwegii var. lavandulifolius (Torr. & Gray) Shinners
     Galpinsia lavandulifolia (Torr. & Gray) Small
     Oenothera lavandulifolia Torr. & Gray
     Oenothera lavandulifolia var. glandulosa Munz
     Oenothera lavandulifolia var. typica Munz

Common Name(s): lavendarleaf eveningprimrose, lavender calylophus, lavender sundrop, lavenderleaf sundrops.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=501160, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Myrtales
                                Family: Onagraceae
                                    Genus: Calylophus
                                        Species: Calylophus lavandulifolius


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05174s1.jpg

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.
05173 Aquilegia scopulorum  var. scopulorum   "Utah columbine" same section
14404 Artemisia frigida      "prairie sagewort" same section
14401 Artemisia pygmaea      "pygmy sagebrush" same section
06065 Astragalus agrestis      "field milkvetch" same section
02415 Astragalus agrestis      "field milkvetch" 2928 ft. NE
10631 Astragalus kentrophyta  var. tegetarius   "mountain spiny milkvetch" same section
02341 Calylophus lavandulifolius      "lavender-leaf sundrops" 2928 ft. NE
02401 Campanula parryi      "Parry's bellflower" 2928 ft. NE
06062 Chaenactis douglasii      "Douglas' dusty-maiden" same section
06063 Cordylanthus kingii      "King's bird's-beak" same section
14399 Ericameria parryi  var. howardii   "Howard's rabbitbrush" same section
14402 Ericameria parryi  var. howardii   "Howard's rabbitbrush" same section
14403 Hymenoxys richardsonii      "Richardson's rubberweed" same section
06119 Hymenoxys richardsonii  var. floribunda   "Colorado rubberweed" same section
06064 Lepidium montanum  var. claronense   "Claron pepperwort" same section
14398 Linanthus caespitosus      "mat prickly phlox" same section
14400 Machaeranthera grindelioides  var. grindelioides   "gumweed tansy aster" same section
10630 Penstemon caespitosus  var. desertipicti   "painted mat beardtongue" same section
06068 Phlox hoodii  var. canescens   "carpet phlox" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Emery Valley (Basin) Garfield County, UT 718 ft. S 7618  Bryce Canyon 
Mud Spring Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 1465 ft. NE   Flake Mountain West 
The Pine Hills (Summit) Garfield County, UT 0.8 mi. NW 7842  Bryce Canyon 
Coyote Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1 mi. W   Wilson Peak 
Gussie Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.6 mi. NE   Bryce Canyon 
Bryce Canyon Airport (Airport) Garfield County, UT 1.6 mi. E 7586  Bryce Canyon 
Pink Cliffs Village (Park) Garfield County, UT 1.7 mi. E 7605  Bryce Canyon 
The Triangle (Locale) Garfield County, UT 1.7 mi. E 7605  Bryce Canyon 
Tropic Ditch (Canal) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. SE 7684  Bryce Canyon 
Shinglemill Swale (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.8 mi. E   Bryce Canyon 
Daves Hollow Forest Service Station (Locale) Garfield County, UT 2.1 mi. SW 7694  Bryce Canyon 
Syrett Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.1 mi. SE   Bryce Canyon 
Daves Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.3 mi. SW   Bryce Canyon 
Rubys Inn (Locale) Garfield County, UT 2.3 mi. SE 7664  Bryce Canyon 
Bryce Canyon Heliport (Airport) Garfield County, UT 2.3 mi. SE 7661  Bryce Canyon 
Berry Spring Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.5 mi. NW   Flake Mountain West 
John L Swale (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. NE   Flake Mountain West 
Ahlstrom Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. SW   Wilson Peak 
Johnson Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 3 mi. W 7799  Bryce Canyon 
Pat Willis Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. NE   Flake Mountain West 


Taxon Links for species Calylophus lavandulifolius  (Torr. & Gray) P.H. Raven

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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