Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 09373 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
BrassicaceaeBrassicaceaeBrassicaceae  
Species Alyssum desertorum Stapf
Common name   desert madwort
Collector(s)
D.M. Barnes   3782  
Coll. Date 19 April 2004 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Juab County
Locality Sevier Bridge Reservoir, Yuba Lake, campground N of lake.
    
Habitat Notes Cold desert shrub community; sandy soil. 
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 39° 24'  36" N, 112° 1'  28" W
Township Range T16S, R2W, Sec. 24 W 1/2 of SE 1/4  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
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).

Taxonomy


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

     Alyssum desertorum Stapf

Common Name(s): desert alyssum, desert madwort.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=23032, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Capparales
                                Family: Brassicaceae
                                    Genus: Alyssum
                                        Species: Alyssum desertorum
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Badeau Ridge (Ridge) Juab County, UT 0.7 mi. SW 5236  Mills 
Red Point (Populated Place) Juab County, UT 1.4 mi. N 5151  Mills 
The Washboard (Flat) Juab County, UT 1.5 mi. NE 5063  Skinner Peaks 
Chriss Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 2 mi. N   Skinner Peaks 
Yuba Campground (Locale) Juab County, UT 2.1 mi. S 4997  Mills 
Yuba Lake State Recreation Area (Park) Juab County, UT 2.2 mi. S 5026  Mills 
Blue Springs (Spring) Juab County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 4941  Mills 
Molten Spring (Spring) Juab County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 4941  Mills 
Sevier Bridge Dam (Dam) Juab County, UT 2.7 mi. S 4990  Scipio North 
Yuba Dam (Dam) Juab County, UT 2.7 mi. S 5004  Scipio North 
Sevier Bridge Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 2.7 mi. S 5004  Scipio North 
Chase Springs (Spring) Juab County, UT 3.1 mi. N 4925  Mills 
The Cove (Valley) Millard County, UT 3.2 mi. S   Scipio North 
Mills Valley (Basin) Juab County, UT 3.6 mi. N 4925  Mills 
The Meadows (Swamp) Juab County, UT 4 mi. N 4915  Mills 
Mills Meadows Waterfowl Management Area (Park) Juab County, UT 4.1 mi. N 4912  Mills 
Little Valley (Basin) Juab County, UT 3.7 mi. W 5141  Mills 
Chicken Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 4.8 mi. N   Skinner Peaks 
Juab Valley (Valley) Juab County, UT 3.8 mi. SE   Santaquin 
Mills (Populated Place) Juab County, UT 5 mi. N 4958  Mills 

Links

Taxon Links for species Alyssum desertorum  Stapf

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

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Alyssum+desertorum

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