Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 07338 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Cymopterus terebinthinus (Hook.) Torr. & Gray
Common name   turpentine wavewing
W.H. Whaley   s.n.  
Coll. Date 12 June 2002 
United States
Sherman County
Locality S side of the Columbia River, just W of John Day Dam, along S side of Highway I-84; disturbed area below N facing cliffs.
     Elev.: 200 ft. (61 m.)
Habitat Notes disturbed area 
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 45° 43'  4" N, 120° 41'  16" W
Township Range T3N, R17E, Sec. 33  
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):

     Pteryxia terebinthina var. terebinthina (Hook.) Coult. & Rose

     Cymopterus terebinthinus (Hook.) Torr. & Gray

Common Name(s): turpentine wavewing.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=529927, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Apiales
                                Family: Apiaceae
                                    Genus: Pteryxia
                                        Species: Pteryxia terebinthina
                                            Variety: Pteryxia terebinthina var. terebinthina


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 07338s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 07337s3.jpg 
specimen image: 07339s2.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
07339 Cymopterus terebinthinus      "turpentine wavewing" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Lower John Day Rapids (historical) (Rapids) Sherman County, OR 665 ft. SE 269  Rufus 
John Day Dam (Dam) Klickitat County, WA 1571 ft. W 269  Rufus 
Lake Umatilla (Reservoir) Klickitat County, WA 1571 ft. W 269  Rufus 
John Day Dam Fish Ladder (Locale) Sherman County, OR 2226 ft. S 236  Rufus 
Helm Canyon (Valley) Sherman County, OR 2015 ft. SE   Rufus 
John Day Dam (Dam) Sherman County, OR 1841 ft. SW 164  Rufus 
Day (historical) (Locale) Sherman County, OR 1992 ft. SE 272  Rufus 
Goff (historical) (Locale) Sherman County, OR 2294 ft. E 269  Rufus 
Hellroaring Canyon (Valley) Sherman County, OR 0.8 mi. SW   Rufus 
Schofield Rapids (historical) (Rapids) Sherman County, OR 0.8 mi. SW 164  Rufus 
Pyburn Hollow (Valley) Sherman County, OR 0.8 mi. E   Rufus 
Upper John Day Rapids (historical) (Rapids) Sherman County, OR 2 mi. NE 269  Rufus 
Helm Springs (Spring) Sherman County, OR 2.1 mi. SE 965  Rufus 
Pioneer Spring (Spring) Sherman County, OR 2.3 mi. S 846  Rufus 
Le Page Park (Park) Sherman County, OR 1.9 mi. E 279  Rufus 
Preachers Eddy (Rapids) Sherman County, OR 2 mi. SW 164  Rufus 
Cliffs (Locale) Klickitat County, WA 2 mi. W 217  Rufus 
John Days (historical) (Locale) Sherman County, OR 2.1 mi. NE 269  Rufus 
John Day River (Stream) Gilliam County, OR 2.1 mi. NE   Logan Valley East 
Scott Canyon (Valley) Sherman County, OR 2.6 mi. SW   Rufus 


Taxon Links for species Cymopterus terebinthinus  (Hook.) Torr. & Gray

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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