Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 02642 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Mirabilis  
Common name   pallid milkweed
R. Van Buren   s.n.  
   with K. T. Harper, T. Worthington
Coll. Date 06 June 1997 
United States
Kane County
Locality Kodachrome Basin, Little Dry Valley, Cottonwood Wash Road, on private land.
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° 30'  7" N, 111° 0'  31" W
Township Range T38S, R2W  
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).
Voucher Voucher of taxa associated with Lesquerella tumulosa, R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper 
Specimen Notes Lesquerella tumulosa west monitoring plot. 


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02642s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02403s2.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
06114 Astragalus lonchocarpus      "greater rushy milkvetch" 53.4 mi. E
06132 Astragalus malacoides      "Kaiparowits milkvetch" 11.3 mi. E
06133 Astragalus newberryi  var. escalantinus   "Escalante milkvetch" 11.3 mi. E
06131 Coryphantha vivipara      "common foxtail cactus" 11.3 mi. E
03047 Cryptantha       "cat's eye" 14 mi. E
06112 Cymopterus purpureus  var. purpureus   "purple spring parsley" 53.4 mi. E
03045 Erigeron bellidiastrum      "western fleabane daisy" 14 mi. E
06116 Gilia ophthalmoides      "eyed gilia" 53.4 mi. E
06115 Lupinus brevicaulis      "shortstem lupine" 53.4 mi. E
06113 Malacothrix sonchoides      "sowthistle desert-dandelion" 53.4 mi. E
06111 Oenothera albicaulis      "prairie evening primrose" 53.4 mi. E
06136 Sclerocactus whipplei      "Whipple's fishhook cactus" 11.3 mi. E
03046 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" 14 mi. E


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Ezra Mc Bench (Bench) Kane County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 5043  King Mesa 
Fools Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 2.4 mi. S   King Mesa 
Les George Point (Cape) Kane County, UT 3.5 mi. S 4918  King Mesa 
Scorpion Gulch (Valley) Kane County, UT 3.5 mi. NW   Scorpion Gulch 
Scorpion (Flat) Kane County, UT 4 mi. SW 4912  King Mesa 
Gates Tank (Reservoir) Kane County, UT 4 mi. SW 4813  King Mesa 
Stevens Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 4.8 mi. S   Stevens Canyon North 
King Mesa (Summit) Kane County, UT 4.5 mi. SW 5168  King Mesa 
Stevens Arch (Arch) Kane County, UT 5 mi. S 4114  Stevens Canyon South 
Coyote Gulch (Valley) Kane County, UT 5.3 mi. S   Big Hollow Wash 
East Moody Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 5.6 mi. NW   Deer Point 
Moody Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 6.1 mi. NW   Wagon Box Mesa 


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