Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 10123 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Orogenia linearifolia S. Watson
Common name   Great Basin Indian potato
S. Goodrich   26602  
Coll. Date 30 May 2003 
United States
Uintah County
Locality Uinta Mts, Dry Fork Canyon.
     Elev.: 7930 ft. (2418 m.)
Habitat Notes mountain big sage - grass community, being displaced with lodgeploe pine. 
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 40° 37'  48" N, 109° 47'  44" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Orogenia linearifolia S. Wats.

     Orogenia linearifolia var. lata Payson

Common Name(s): Great Basin Indian potato, Indianpotato.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29777, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10123s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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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
Sink Ridge (Ridge) Uintah County, UT 0.8 mi. W 8639  Marsh Peak 
North Point Seep (Spring) Uintah County, UT 1.3 mi. S 8698  Lake Mountain 
Green Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 1.1 mi. NE 8439  Marsh Peak 
North Fork Dry Fork (Stream) Uintah County, UT 1.2 mi. SE   Marsh Peak 
Dryland Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 1.6 mi. S 8783  Lake Mountain 
Split Creek (Stream) Uintah County, UT 1.6 mi. NW   Marsh Peak 
Canyon Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 1.7 mi. S 8563  Lake Mountain 
Gull Lake (Lake) Uintah County, UT 1.8 mi. S 9072  Lake Mountain 
Bear Wallow Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 1.9 mi. S 8370  Lake Mountain 
Buckhorn Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 1.9 mi. S 8294  Lake Mountain 
South Fork Dry Fork (Stream) Uintah County, UT 1.6 mi. SE   Lake Mountain 
Walkup Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 2.1 mi. S 9033  Lake Mountain 
Jay Point (Cape) Uintah County, UT 1.8 mi. SW 9000  Lake Mountain 
Lower Bottom Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 2 mi. SE 8002  Lake Mountain 
Bear Seep (Spring) Uintah County, UT 2 mi. SE 8029  Lake Mountain 
Lake Canyon Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 2.3 mi. S 8632  Lake Mountain 
Mule Hollow Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 2 mi. SW 8767  Lake Mountain 
Chenab Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 2.2 mi. SW 8892  Lake Mountain 
Lake Mountain (Summit) Uintah County, UT 2.4 mi. S 9108  Lake Mountain 
Middle Mountain (Summit) Uintah County, UT 2 mi. W 9144  Lake Mountain 


Taxon Links for species Orogenia linearifolia  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

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