Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 03079 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Pinus longaeva D.K. Bailey
Common name   Great Basin bristlecone pine
J. Parsons   s.n.  
Coll. Date 10 October 1998 
Geography United States.  Nevada.  Clark County
Locality Mt. Charleston, by Las Vegas. 
Elev.: 7658 ft. (2335 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 36° 17'  57" N, 115° 42'  0.01" W
Township Range T19S, R56E  
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):

     Pinus longaeva D.K. Bailey

     Pinus aristata var. longaeva (D.K. Bailey) Little

Common Name(s): Great Basin bristlecone pine.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=183352, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Coniferophyta
                    Class: Pinopsida
                        Order: Pinales
                            Family: Pinaceae
                                Genus: Pinus
                                    Species: Pinus longaeva


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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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
Bristlecone Trail (Trail) Clark County, NV 2939 ft. E 9013  Charleston Peak 
Three Springs (Spring) Clark County, NV 1.1 mi. SE 9820  Charleston Peak 
Devils Thumb (Pillar) Clark County, NV 1.3 mi. S 11018  Charleston Peak 
McWilliams Campground (Locale) Clark County, NV 1.2 mi. NE 8632  Charleston Peak 
Dolomite Campground (Locale) Clark County, NV 1.2 mi. NE 8600  Charleston Peak 
Las Vegas Ranger District (Forest) Clark County, NV 1.2 mi. NE 8570  Charleston Peak 
Lee Canyon Ski Area (Locale) Clark County, NV 1.2 mi. E 8685  Charleston Peak 
McWilliams Spring (Spring) Clark County, NV 1.3 mi. NE 8662  Charleston Peak 
Lee Canyon RV Camp (Locale) Clark County, NV 1.4 mi. NE 8560  Charleston Peak 
McWilliams (historical) (Locale) Clark County, NV 1.5 mi. E 8498  Charleston Peak 
Charleston Peak (Summit) Clark County, NV 1.9 mi. S 11812  Charleston Peak 
Clark County Youth Camp (Locale) Clark County, NV 1.6 mi. NE 8449  Charleston Peak 
Clark Spring (Spring) Clark County, NV 1.8 mi. NW 8678  Charleston Peak 
Edna Grey Spring (Spring) Clark County, NV 1.9 mi. NE 8508  Charleston Peak 
Old Mill Picnic Area (Locale) Clark County, NV 1.8 mi. NE 8399  Charleston Peak 
Charleston Peak Trail North Loop (Trail) Clark County, NV 1.7 mi. SE 10749  Charleston Peak 
Scout Canyon Spring (Spring) Clark County, NV 1.9 mi. NE 8527  Charleston Peak 
Old Mill Cross Country Ski Area (Locale) Clark County, NV 1.9 mi. NE 8419  Charleston Peak 
Foxtail Camp (Locale) Clark County, NV 1.8 mi. E 8619  Charleston Peak 
Pioneer Rock (Pillar) Clark County, NV 1.8 mi. E 8964  Charleston Peak 


Taxon Links for species Pinus longaeva  D.K. Bailey

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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