Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 06702 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Cymopterus purpurascens (A. Gray) M.E. Jones
Common name   wide-winged spring parsley
Donna M. Barnes   2160  
Coll. Date 26 April 2002 
United States
Tooele County
Locality [Rush Valley, along the Faust Road], Pony Express Trail, S of the road, ca. 10.5 road miles W of Five Mile Pass [at the junction with Utah Highway 73];
     Elev.: 5259 ft. (1603 m.)
Habitat Notes low hills, white silty soil, desert pavement; with low perennials. 
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° 10'  51" N, 112° 23'  30" W
Township Range T7S, R5W, Sec. 27, NE 1/4  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Cymopterus purpurascens (Gray) M.E. Jones

Common Name(s): Utah springparsley, widewing spring parsley, widewing springparsley.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29653, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 06702s2.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.
06699 Astragalus calycosus  var. calycosus   "Torrey's milkvetch" 1.3 mi. W
08253 Astragalus calycosus  var. calycosus   "Torrey's milkvetch" same section
05694 Atriplex gardneri  var. utahensis   "Utah saltbush" 1.1 mi. E
05690 Atriplex heterosperma      "two-seeded orach" 1.1 mi. E
08251 Bassia americana      "green molly" same section
05689 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. consimilis   "rubber rabbitbrush" 1.1 mi. E
05691 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. gnaphalodes   "gray-stem rubber rabbitbrush" 1.1 mi. E
06698 Cryptantha compacta      "dwarf cat's eye" 1.3 mi. W
06703 Cymopterus coulteri      "two-leaf spring parsley" same section
08255 Cymopterus coulteri      "two-leaf spring parsley" same section
02430 Erysimum repandum      "spreading wallflower" 1 mi. N
08254 Ipomopsis congesta  var. congesta   "ball-headed gilia" same section
06830 Lesquerella kingii      "King's bladderpod" same section
06697 Lesquerella kingii      "King's bladderpod" 1.3 mi. W
06701 Phlox hoodii      "spiny phlox" same section
08252 Stenotus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" same section
06700 Streptanthus cordatus  var. cordatus   "heart-leaf twistflower" 1.3 mi. W
08256 Townsendia jonesii  var. jonesii   "Jones' Townsend-daisy" same section
06829 Townsendia jonesii  var. lutea   "Last Chance Townsend-daisy" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Faust (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 1197 ft. N 5253  Faust 
Atherley Dam (Dam) Tooele County, UT 1.4 mi. W 5214  Faust 
Atherley Reservoir (Reservoir) Tooele County, UT 1.4 mi. W 5214  Faust 
Historical Marker Faust Pony Express Station (Park) Tooele County, UT 1.9 mi. W 5256  Faust 
East Faust Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 2.6 mi. W   Onaqui Mountains South 
Vernon Hills (Range) Tooele County, UT 3.6 mi. S 5883  Faust 
Center (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 4.8 mi. N 5079  Saint John 
Pehrson (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 5.3 mi. S 5502  Lofgreen 
Vernon Airstrip (Airport) Tooele County, UT 5.5 mi. S 5499  Vernon 


Taxon Links for species Cymopterus purpurascens  (A. Gray) M.E. Jones

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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