Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 01081 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Saxifraga odontoloma Piper
Common name   brook saxifrage
J.G. Harris   2186  
Coll. Date 05 August 1989 
United States
Sanpete County
Locality Wasatch Plateau, Skyline Drive, near Oley's Lake.
     Elev.: 9971 ft. (3040 m.)
Habitat Notes moist soil along a stream. 
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° 6'  52" N, 111° 28'  55" W
Township Range T19S, R4E, Sec. 33  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Saxifraga odontoloma Piper

     Micranthes odontoloma (Piper) W.A. Weber
     Saxifraga aestivalis auct. p.p. non Fisch. & C.A. Mey.
     Saxifraga arguta auct. non D. Don
     Saxifraga punctata ssp. arguta auct. non (D. Don) HultÚn
     Saxifraga punctata var. arguta sensu Engl. & Irmsch.

Common Name(s): brook saxifrage, streambank saxifrage.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=505027, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Saxifragaceae
                                    Genus: Saxifraga
                                        Species: Saxifraga odontoloma


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

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01112 Aconitum columbianum  var. columbianum   "western monkshood" same section
00098 Aquilegia caerulea  var. ochroleuca   "Colorado columbine" 1.2 mi. N
00936 Bromus carinatus      "California brome" same section
00938 Carex microptera      "smallwing sedge" same section
00944 Descurainia incisa  var. incisa  same section
00932 Erigeron ursinus      "Bear River fleabane" same section
01082 Gentianella heterosepala      "northern dwarf-gentian" same section
00937 Hordeum brachyantherum  subsp. brachyantherum   "meadow barley" same section
01083 Mimulus tilingii      "Tiling's monkeyflower" same section
00125 Polemonium foliosissimum  var. foliosissimum   "towering Jacob's-ladder" 1.2 mi. N
01111 Rudbeckia occidentalis      "western coneflower" same section
01089 Rumex salicifolius      "willow dock" 1.2 mi. N


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Oleys Lakes (Lake) Sanpete County, UT 672 ft. S 9945  Heliotrope Mountain 
Twelve Mile Campground (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 0.7 mi. N 10119  Heliotrope Mountain 
Twelvemile Flat (Flat) Sanpete County, UT 1 mi. N 10105  Ferron Reservoir 
Emery Reservoir (Reservoir) Sanpete County, UT 1.5 mi. S 9446  Heliotrope Mountain 
Emery Dam (Dam) Sanpete County, UT 1.5 mi. S 9439  Heliotrope Mountain 
Heliotrope Mountain (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 1.5 mi. E 11116  Heliotrope Mountain 
Mount Baldy (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 1.7 mi. NW 10913  Black Mountain 
Peavine Flat (Flat) Sanpete County, UT 2.1 mi. S 9846  Heliotrope Mountain 
Step Flats (Flat) Sanpete County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 9558  Woods Lake 
Mount Baldy Guard Station (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 2.1 mi. N 9505  Black Mountain 
Indian Creek Administrative Site (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 9492  Ferron Reservoir 
Ferron Reservoir Summer Home Area (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 9640  Ferron Reservoir 
Ferron Reservoir Campground (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 9495  Ferron Reservoir 
Cowboy Camp (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 2.1 mi. SW 9348  Woods Lake 
Horse Heaven (Basin) Sanpete County, UT 2.1 mi. E 10434  Heliotrope Mountain 
Deep Lake (Reservoir) Sanpete County, UT 2.1 mi. W 9328  Woods Lake 
High Top (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 2.6 mi. N 10745  Ferron Reservoir 
Ferron Campground (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 2.4 mi. NE 9482  Ferron Reservoir 
Deep Lake Dam (Dam) Sanpete County, UT 2.1 mi. W 9315  Woods Lake 
Wildwest (Area) Sanpete County, UT 2.2 mi. W 9597  Black Mountain 


Taxon Links for species Saxifraga odontoloma  Piper

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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