Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 10173 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Lomatium dissectum (Nutt.) Mathias & Constance
Infraspecific    var. multifidum (Nutt.) Mathias & Constance
Common name   carrotleaf biscuitroot
W.H. Whaley   s.n.  
Coll. Date 04 June 2005 
United States
Owyhee County
Locality along Highway 51, ca five miles due E of Jack Creek.
Habitat Notes sedge-grass community; on volcanic soils. 
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 42° 44'  31" N, 115° 54'  25" 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.
Specimen Notes [Sheet 2 of 2]. 


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

     Lomatium dissectum var. multifidum (Nutt.) Mathias & Constance

     Leptotaenia multifida Nutt.
     Lomatium dissectum var. eatonii (Coult. & Rose) Cronq.

Common Name(s): carrotleaf biscuitroot.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=528870, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10173s4.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00355s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02567s3.jpg 
specimen image: 06833s2.jpg 
specimen image: 08266s2.jpg 
specimen image: 11591d1.jpg 
specimen image: 11591as1.jpg 
specimen image: 13137s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13802s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
10172 Lomatium dissectum  var. multifidum   "carrotleaf biscuitroot" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Black Rocks (Cliff) Owyhee County, ID 0.7 mi. W 3009  Hole In Rock 
Deadman Gulch (Valley) Owyhee County, ID 1 mi. N   Hole In Rock 
Sugar Creek (Stream) Owyhee County, ID 3.6 mi. NE   Table Butte 
Hole in Rock (Well) Owyhee County, ID 3.7 mi. SW 3468  Hole In Rock 
Little Valley Compressor Station (Locale) Owyhee County, ID 3.4 mi. NW 2887  Little Valley 
Stone Cemetery (Cemetery) Owyhee County, ID 4.8 mi. N 2658  Little Valley 
City of Rocks (Cliff) Owyhee County, ID 4.7 mi. NE 2874  Sugar Valley 
Big Jacks Creek (Stream) Owyhee County, ID 4.7 mi. NW   Wickahoney Point 
Little Jacks Creek (Stream) Owyhee County, ID 4.8 mi. NW   Crab Spring Butte 
Horse Trap (Locale) Owyhee County, ID 5.6 mi. S 3704  Broken Wagon Flat 
Hole in Rock Lake (Lake) Owyhee County, ID 6.2 mi. SW 3914  Hole In Rock 


Taxon Links for species Lomatium dissectum  (Nutt.) Mathias & Constance

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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