Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 15307 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Cardaria  
Common name   whitetop
Nathan White   2  
Coll. Date 14 May 2008 
United States
Utah County
Locality Wasatch Range, Hobble Creek Canyon, NE of the reservoir, ca. 1 mile NE of the canyon mouth;
     Elev.: 4920 ft. (1500 m.)
Habitat Notes S facing slope; with Gambel oak, grasses. 
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 40° 9'  18.396" N, 111° 32'  25.468" 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.


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 14958s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14059 Asperugo procumbens      "German-madwort" 892 ft. SE
14058 Astragalus cicer      "chickpea milkvetch" 892 ft. SE
15308 Berberis repens      "Oregongrape" same section
08480 Chaenomeles speciosa      "flowering quince" 1.6 mi. N
15349 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" 2949 ft. W
15350 Cotoneaster simonsii      "Simons' cotoneaster" 2949 ft. W
15296 Erysimum       "wallflower" 24 ft. E
08481 Iberis gibraltarica      "Gibraltar candytuft" 1.6 mi. N
07296 Matricaria parthenium      "feverfew" 1.6 mi. SE
15074 Rhus glabra      "smooth sumac" 1.3 mi. W
15348 Solanum dulcamara      "climbing nightshade" 2949 ft. W
08479 Tulipa gesneriana      "common tulip" 1.6 mi. N
15306 Zigadenus paniculatus      "foothill death camas" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Rattlesnake Point (Summit) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. SW 5502  Springville 
Ether Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1 mi. SW   Springville 
Ether Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 1 mi. SE 7500  Springville 
Burt Spring Pond (Lake) Utah County, UT 1 mi. W 4820  Springville 
Deadmans Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W   Springville 
Maple Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. S   Billies Mountain 
Magpie Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. S   Springville 
Maple Slide Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. S   Spanish Fork Peak 
Serviceberry Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. S   Spanish Fork Peak 
Powerhouse Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. NE 7904  Springville 
Whiting Camp (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. S 5460  Springville 
Osler Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 4803  Springville 
Konold Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. W 4853  Springville 
Right Fork Maple Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. SE   Spanish Fork Peak 
Grindstone Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. E   Granger Mountain 
Spring Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. W   Springville 
Spillway Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. E   Springville 
Grindstone Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 6838  Springville 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. W 4754  Springville 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. SW 4764  Springville 


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