Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 04934 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Calandrinia ciliata (Ruiz & Pav.) DC.
Common name   fringed redmaids
R. Van Buren   218  
   with K. Rice
Coll. Date 21 February 1993 
United States
Locality Superstition Mountains, First Water Trailhead.
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 33° 31'  N, 111° 23'  W
Township Range T2N, R9E  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 5' (9200 m.)
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):

     Calandrinia ciliata (Ruiz & Pavón) DC.

     Calandrinia ciliata var. menziesii (Hook.) J.F. Macbr.

Common Name(s): desert rockpurslane, fringed redmaids, redmaids.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=20464, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Caryophyllales
                                Family: Portulacaceae
                                    Genus: Calandrinia
                                        Species: Calandrinia ciliata


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04934s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
04905 Abutilon palmeri      "Palmer's Indian mallow" same section
06244 Amsinckia intermedia     same section
04933 Anemone multifida      "Pacific windflower" same section
04909 Boechera perennans     same section
04908 Cheilanthes fendleri      "Fendler's lip fern" same section
06216 Crossosoma bigelovii      "ragged rockflower" same section
04932 Draba cuneifolia      "wedge-leaf whitlow-cress" same section
06202 Erigeron neomexicanus      "New Mexico fleabane" same section
04904 Lesquerella purpurea      "rose bladderpod" same section
06214 Lotus rigidus      "shrubby deervetch" same section
04918 Lotus rigidus      "shrubby deervetch" same section
04936 Lycium exsertum      "Arizona desert-thorn" same section
06213 Mahonia haematocarpa      "red barberry" same section
04910 Montia perfoliata  var. perfoliata  same section
04907 Nicotiana palmeri      "Palmer's desert tobacco" same section
03752 Nicotiana trigonophylla      "desert tobacco" same section
04911 Notholaena sinuata     same section
04913 Notholaena standleyi      "star cloak fern" same section
04914 Pellaea truncata      "spiny cliff brake" same section
04906 Sisymbrium irio      "London rocket" same section
04930 Stellaria nitens      "shiny chickweed" same section
06225 Thelypodium lasiophyllum     same section
04931 Thysanocarpus amplectens     same section
06218 Ziziphus obtusifolia      "lotebush" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Peters Canyon (Valley) Maricopa County, AZ 0.6 mi. NE   Weavers Needle 
Tortilla Flat (Populated Place) Maricopa County, AZ 0.8 mi. N 1759  Mormon Flat Dam 
Hells Hole Spring (Spring) Maricopa County, AZ 0.8 mi. E 1949  Horse Mesa Dam 
Geronimo Head (Summit) Maricopa County, AZ 0.9 mi. S 3445  Mormon Flat Dam 
Mesquite Creek (Stream) Maricopa County, AZ 0.9 mi. N   Horse Mesa Dam 
Tortilla Recreation Site (Park) Maricopa County, AZ 1.3 mi. NW 1837  Mormon Flat Dam 
Mesquite Flat (Flat) Maricopa County, AZ 1.6 mi. N 1906  Mormon Flat Dam 
Battleship Mountain (Summit) Maricopa County, AZ 1.5 mi. SW 2743  Goldfield 
Boulder Canyon (Valley) Maricopa County, AZ 1.6 mi. W   Goldfield 
Malapais Mountain (Summit) Maricopa County, AZ 2.2 mi. S 4206  Weavers Needle 
Second Water Canyon (Valley) Maricopa County, AZ 2.1 mi. SW   Goldfield 
Boulder Trail (Trail) Maricopa County, AZ 2.3 mi. S 2054  Goldfield 
Second Water Spring (Spring) Maricopa County, AZ 2.1 mi. SW 2044  Goldfield 
Laguna Recreation Site One Hundred Fifty (Park) Maricopa County, AZ 2.1 mi. NW 1709  Mormon Flat Dam 
Cholla Tank (Reservoir) Maricopa County, AZ 2.1 mi. W 2231  Mormon Flat Dam 
Tortilla Creek (Stream) Maricopa County, AZ 2.3 mi. NW   Iron Mountain 
Laguna Boating Site (Locale) Maricopa County, AZ 2.2 mi. NW 1680  Mormon Flat Dam 
La Barge Canyon (Valley) Maricopa County, AZ 2.3 mi. W   Weavers Needle 
La Barge Creek (Stream) Maricopa County, AZ 2.3 mi. W   Goldfield 
Red Hills Trail (Trail) Maricopa County, AZ 2.8 mi. S 2346  Goldfield 


Taxon Links for species Calandrinia ciliata  (Ruiz & Pav.) DC.

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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