Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 09950 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Cymopterus bulbosus A. Nelson
Common name   onion spring parsley
D.M. Barnes   3931  
   with K.T. Harper
Coll. Date 12 May 2004 
United States
Wayne County
Locality Highway 24, 6.4 mi N of junction at Hanksville, dirt road E of Highway, N of cattle guard, N side of rocky outcrop.
     Elev.: 4622 ft. (1409 m.)
Habitat Notes desert shrub community; sandy soil. 
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° 27'  39" N, 110° 40'  23" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Cymopterus bulbosus A. Nels.

Common Name(s): bulbous spring parsley, bulbous springparsley.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29631, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09950s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 09508s2.jpg 
specimen image: 10346s2.jpg 
specimen image: 10377s2.jpg 
specimen image: 10431s2.jpg 
specimen image: 10476s2.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09949 Atriplex canescens  var. canescens   "four-winged saltbush" same section
09951 Monolepis nuttalliana      "Nuttall's povertyweed" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
The Notch (Pillar) Wayne County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 4656  The Notch 
Hanksville Airport (Airport) Wayne County, UT 3.2 mi. SW 4436  The Notch 
Little Antelope Valley (Valley) Wayne County, UT 3.4 mi. SE   Point of Rocks West 
Muller Well (Well) Wayne County, UT 3.3 mi. NE 4984  Point of Rocks West 
Muddy Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 4.2 mi. S   Heliotrope Mountain 
Fremont River (Stream) Wayne County, UT 4.2 mi. S   Fish Lake 
Well Draw (Valley) Wayne County, UT 3.6 mi. SW   Goblin Valley 
Blackburn Draw (Valley) Wayne County, UT 4.7 mi. S   Gilson Butte 
Little Meadow (Flat) Wayne County, UT 4.7 mi. S 4236  The Notch 
Hanksville Cemetery (Cemetery) Wayne County, UT 4.8 mi. S 4364  The Notch 
Red Rock Campground (Locale) Wayne County, UT 4.9 mi. S 4305  The Notch 
Red Canyon (Valley) Wayne County, UT 4.2 mi. W   Goblin Valley 
Big Wild Horse Mesa (Summit) Emery County, UT 5 mi. NW 4787  Skyline Rim 
Goblin Valley (Valley) Emery County, UT 5.8 mi. N   Goblin Valley 
North Pinto Hills (Summit) Wayne County, UT 6.1 mi. SW 4597  The Notch 


Taxon Links for species Cymopterus bulbosus  A. Nelson

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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