Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 06242 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Monolepis nuttalliana (Schult.) Greene
Common name   Nuttall's povertyweed
R. Van Buren   303  
   with K.T. Harper
Coll. Date 20 May 1993 
United States
Kane County
Locality East Clark Bench.
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° 3'  29" N, 111° 49'  27" W
Township Range T43S, R1E, Sec. 20  
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).


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

     Monolepis nuttalliana (J.A. Schultes) Greene

Common Name(s): monolepis, nuttall monolepis, Nuttall's poverty weed, Nuttall's povertyweed, Nuttall's poverty-weed, patata, patota, povertyweed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=20700, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Caryophyllales
                                Family: Chenopodiaceae
                                    Genus: Monolepis
                                        Species: Monolepis nuttalliana


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 06242s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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specimen image: 04824s3.jpg 
specimen image: 05935s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06141s1.jpg 
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specimen image: 08779s1.jpg 
specimen image: 09862s1.jpg 
specimen image: 09951s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10158s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10374s1.jpg 
specimen image: 11640s2.jpg 
specimen image: 11640d1.jpg 
specimen image: 13831s1.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
Bridger Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 2.5 mi. S   Bridger Point 
Picturesque Windows (Arch) Kane County, UT 2.7 mi. W 4557  Bridger Point 
Chitum Wash (Valley) Kane County, UT 2.7 mi. E   Big Water 
Flat Top (Summit) Kane County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 5407  Bridger Point 
Bridge Point (Cape) Kane County, UT 3.9 mi. S 5177  Bridger Point 
East Clark Bench (Bench) Kane County, UT 3.6 mi. NE 4636  Bridger Point 
White House (Locale) Kane County, UT 3.8 mi. W 4351  West Clark Bench 
Calf Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 3.8 mi. W 4597  West Clark Bench 
Whitehouse Trailhead (Locale) Kane County, UT 3.9 mi. W 4318  West Clark Bench 
Paria Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 4.5 mi. SW   West Clark Bench 
Buckskin Gulch (Valley) Kane County, UT 4.5 mi. SW   Eightmile Pass 
Paria Ranger Station (Locale) Kane County, UT 4 mi. W 4298  West Clark Bench 
White House Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 4 mi. W 4380  West Clark Bench 
The Rimrocks (Cliff) Kane County, UT 4.5 mi. NW 4708  Bridger Point 
East Cove (Basin) Kane County, UT 4.3 mi. NW 4574  West Clark Bench 
Judd Hollow (Valley) Coconino County, AZ 4.9 mi. SE   Big Water 
Judd Hollow (Valley) Kane County, UT 4.9 mi. SE   Big Water 
Cobra Arch (Arch) Kane County, UT 4.7 mi. SW 4639  West Clark Bench 
Little White Rock Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 6 mi. NE   Bridger Point 
Wolf Knoll (Summit) Coconino County, AZ 6 mi. SW 5171  Poverty Flat 


Taxon Links for species Monolepis nuttalliana  (Schult.) Greene

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

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