Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 08238 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Cryptantha longiflora (A. Nelson) Payson
Common name   long-flowered cat's eye
N.D. Atwood   23625  
Coll. Date 28 May 1998 
United States
Grand County
Locality Coal Beds Canyon, ESE of Monticello.
     Elev.: 4900 ft. (1494 m.)
Habitat Notes pinyon-juniper community. 
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 38° 59'  16" N, 109° 19'  26" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Cryptantha longiflora (A. Nels.) Payson

     Oreocarya longiflora A. Nels.

Common Name(s): longflower cryptantha.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31831, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Lamiales
                                Family: Boraginaceae
                                    Genus: Cryptantha
                                        Species: Cryptantha longiflora


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08238s2.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
Cisco (Populated Place) Grand County, UT 1.2 mi. S 4367  Cisco 
Gravel Pile Oil Field (Oilfield) Grand County, UT 3.9 mi. NE 4528  Danish Flat 
Hogan Spring (Spring) Grand County, UT 3.7 mi. SE 4272  Cisco 
Cisco Mesa (Summit) Grand County, UT 4.7 mi. N 4885  Danish Flat 
Danish Wash (Valley) Grand County, UT 4.2 mi. E   Danish Flat 
Cisco Landing (Locale) Grand County, UT 4.2 mi. E 4147  Big Triangle 
Knowles Ranch (Locale) Grand County, UT 4.3 mi. E 4150  Big Triangle 
Big Hole Wash (Valley) Grand County, UT 4.5 mi. NW   Cisco Springs 


Taxon Links for species Cryptantha longiflora  (A. Nelson) Payson

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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