Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 18095 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Lomatium foeniculaceum (Nutt.) J.M. Coult. & Rose
Common name   desert biscuitroot
Steve Hegji   0252  
Coll. Date 16 March 2014 
United States
Juab County
Locality 5.3 km NE of Dugway Pass;
     Elev.: 4772 ft. (1455 m.)
Habitat Notes north facing slope of rounded rocky knob rising above valley floor. 
Latitude Longitude 39° 53'  16.4" N, 113° 2'  41.38" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.


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

     Lomatium foeniculaceum (Nutt.) Coult. & Rose

Common Name(s): biscuitroot, carrot-leaf desert-parsley, desert biscuitroot.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29699, click for more information and references)

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


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 07431s2.jpg 
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specimen image: 11140s2.jpg 
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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
Trailer Wash (Arroyo) Juab County, UT 2481 ft. SE 4636  Dugway Range NE 
Shadscale Canyon Trailer Wash (Stream) Juab County, UT 0.8 mi. SE   Dugway Range NE 
Dugway Topaz Well (Well) Juab County, UT 0.9 mi. E 4607  Dugway Range NE 
Monument Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 0.9 mi. SE 4620  Dugway Range NE 
Shadscale Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.4 mi. SW   Dugway Range NE 
Dugway Pony Express Station (Locale) Juab County, UT 2 mi. S 4705  Dugway Pass 
Straight Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.1 mi. N   Dugway Range NE 
Bittner Knoll Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 2.5 mi. S 4833  Dugway Pass 
Fera Number 38 Well (Well) Tooele County, UT 2.4 mi. NE 4528  Dugway Range NE 
Bittner Knoll (Summit) Juab County, UT 2.7 mi. S 4951  Dugway Pass 
Dugway Ridge (Ridge) Juab County, UT 2.7 mi. N 6027  Dugway Range NE 
Fera Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 3 mi. N   Dugway Range NE 
Pyramid Peak (Summit) Juab County, UT 2.7 mi. W 5998  Dugway Pass 
East Dugway Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 2.9 mi. E 4544  Table Mountain 
Dugway Pass (Gap) Juab County, UT 3.3 mi. SW 5381  Dugway Pass 
Green Grass Valley (Valley) Juab County, UT 3 mi. W   Dugway Range NE 
Dugway Range (Range) Tooele County, UT 5.5 mi. NW 6277  Dugway Range NE 


Taxon Links for species Lomatium foeniculaceum  (Nutt.) J.M. Coult. & Rose

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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