Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 01512 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Conringia orientalis (L.) Dumort.
Common name   hare's ear mustard
T. Billington   s.n.  
   with F. Billington
Coll. Date 10 June 1995 
United States
Juab County
Locality at junction of SR 36 and dirt road, just inside Juab Co. at the Tooele-Juab Co. line.
     Elev.: 6100 ft. (1860 m.)
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 39° 57'  5" N, 112° 14'  21" W
Township Range T10S, R4W, Sec. 13  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
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):

     Conringia orientalis (L.) Dumort.

     Brassica orientalis L.

Common Name(s): hare's ear mustard, haresear mustard, hare's-ear-mustard, treacle haresear.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=23103, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Capparales
                                Family: Brassicaceae
                                    Genus: Conringia
                                        Species: Conringia orientalis


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 01512s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01507 Cardaria draba  var. repens   "lens-podded whitetop" 1.4 mi. NE
01509 Chorispora tenella      "crossflower" 1.4 mi. NE
01505 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" 1.4 mi. NE
01508 Lappula squarrosa      "European stickseed" 1.4 mi. NE
01504 Phlox austromontana  var. austromontana   "southern phlox" 1.4 mi. NE
01506 Vicia americana  var. americana   "American vetch" 1.4 mi. NE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Boulter Summit (Summit) Tooele County, UT 2745 ft. N 6152  Tintic Junction 
Boulter (Locale) Tooele County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 6053  Tintic Junction 
Black Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 2.5 mi. NE   Boulter Peak 
Knight (Populated Place) Juab County, UT 2.3 mi. E 5955  Tintic Junction 
Round Knoll (Summit) Juab County, UT 2.7 mi. NE 6500  Tintic Junction 
Wing Flat (Flat) Juab County, UT 2.9 mi. SE 5765  Tintic Junction 
Iron Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 3 mi. NE   Boulter Peak 
Boulter Springs (Spring) Tooele County, UT 3.5 mi. N 5840  Sabie Mountain 
New Bullion Mine (Mine) Tooele County, UT 3.7 mi. N 7336  Boulter Peak 
Miners Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 3.9 mi. N   Boulter Peak 
Boulter Peak (Summit) Juab County, UT 4.2 mi. NE 8248  Boulter Peak 
Summer Ranch (Locale) Juab County, UT 4 mi. SW 6365  Sabie Mountain 
Van Wagoner Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 3.9 mi. E   Boulter Peak 
Dry Lake (Lake) Tooele County, UT 4.6 mi. NE 7819  Boulter Peak 
Munding Prospect (Mine) Juab County, UT 4.3 mi. NE 7199  Tintic Junction 
Mill Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 5 mi. N   Boulter Peak 
Powell Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 4.2 mi. NW 6204  Sabie Mountain 
Tintic Prince Mine (Mine) Juab County, UT 4.5 mi. NE 6966  Tintic Junction 
Tintic Station (Locale) Juab County, UT 4.3 mi. SE 5857  Tintic Junction 
Snell Ranch (Locale) Juab County, UT 4.2 mi. E 6165  Tintic Junction 


Taxon Links for species Conringia orientalis  (L.) Dumort.

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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