Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 17962 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Lepidospartum latisquamum S. Watson
Common name   Nevada broomsage
R. Van Buren   1831  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 04 August 2010 
United States
Millard County
Locality N end of Pine Valley, Desert Experimental Range;
     Elev.: 5492 ft. (1674 m.)
Latitude Longitude 38° 42'  47.7" N, 113° 40'  34.4" 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 "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes Journal Code: L5S1. 


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

     Lepidospartum latisquamum S. Wats.

Common Name(s): Nevada broomsage.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=37891, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Lepidospartum
                                        Species: Lepidospartum latisquamum


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
Pine Valley (Valley) Millard County, UT 4.3 mi. N   Observation Knoll 
Pine Pass (Gap) Millard County, UT 4.5 mi. N 5889  Middle Mountain 
Guyman Well (Well) Millard County, UT 5.1 mi. S 5089  Pine Valley Hardpan North 
Middle Mountain (Summit) Millard County, UT 5 mi. N 6628  Middle Mountain 
Pine Pass Reservoir (Reservoir) Millard County, UT 5.1 mi. N 5843  Middle Mountain 
Sand Pass (Gap) Millard County, UT 4.8 mi. NE 6237  Crystal Peak 
Crystal Peak (Summit) Millard County, UT 6.8 mi. NE 7051  Crystal Peak 


Taxon Links for species Lepidospartum latisquamum  S. Watson

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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