Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 13113 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Lomatium rigidum (M.E. Jones) Jeps.
Common name   Big Pine biscuitroot
L. Blakeley   s.n.  
Coll. Date 30 May 2009 
United States
Inyo County
Locality Bishop Canyon, along Highway 168, 1.3 road miles below S Lake Road junction.
     Elev.: 7415 ft. (2261 m.)
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° 16'  30" N, 118° 34'  31" 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.
Voucher Voucher for Studies of Essential Oil Compositon of Butterfly Host Plants, Vasu Dev, Wayne Whaley, et al. 


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

     Lomatium rigidum (M.E. Jones) Jepson

Common Name(s): Big Pine biscuitroot.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29743, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 13113s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 13114s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
South Fork Bishop Creek (Stream) Inyo County, CA 0.7 mi. S   Mount Thompson 
Middle Fork Bishop Creek (Stream) Inyo County, CA 0.7 mi. S   Mount Darwin 
Big Trees Campground (Locale) Inyo County, CA 0.7 mi. S 7458  Tungsten Hills 
Dutch Johns Meadow (Flat) Inyo County, CA 0.9 mi. NE 6903  Tungsten Hills 
Forks Campground (Locale) Inyo County, CA 1.3 mi. S 7796  Tungsten Hills 
Four Jeffrey Campground (Locale) Inyo County, CA 1.8 mi. S 8120  Mount Thompson 
Bishop Creek 104-033 Dam (Dam) Inyo County, CA 1.9 mi. S 8117  Mount Thompson 
Andrews Camp (Locale) Inyo County, CA 2 mi. S 8134  Mount Thompson 
Intake Campground (Locale) Inyo County, CA 2.2 mi. S 8157  Mount Thompson 
Grouse Mountain (Summit) Inyo County, CA 2.3 mi. N 7996  Tungsten Hills 
Bishop Park (Flat) Inyo County, CA 2.3 mi. SW 8235  Mount Thompson 
Bishop Park Group Campground (Locale) Inyo County, CA 2.4 mi. S 8337  Mount Thompson 
Bishop Park Campground (Locale) Inyo County, CA 2.5 mi. SW 8294  Mount Thompson 
Coats Meadow (Flat) Inyo County, CA 2.7 mi. S 8347  Mount Thompson 
Buttermilk Country (Area) Inyo County, CA 2.3 mi. NW 7910  Tungsten Hills 
Stevens Prospect (Mine) Inyo County, CA 2.7 mi. S 8557  Mount Thompson 
Circle S Ranch (Locale) Inyo County, CA 2.8 mi. S 8344  Mount Thompson 
Jawbone Canyon (Valley) Inyo County, CA 2.7 mi. SW   Mount Thompson 
Ems Pond (Lake) Inyo County, CA 2.9 mi. S 8380  Mount Thompson 
Aspendell (Populated Place) Inyo County, CA 2.9 mi. SW 8409  Mount Thompson 


Taxon Links for species Lomatium rigidum  (M.E. Jones) Jeps.

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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