Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 01221 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Cryptantha setosissima (A. Gray) Payson
Common name   Fish Lake cat's eye
K. Anderson   103  
Coll. Date 10 July 1991 
United States
Piute County
Locality Oak Basin.
     Elev.: 7800 ft. (2378 m.)
Habitat Notes rocky loam, volcanic rock; oak sagebrush community. 
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 38° 17'  17" N, 112° 18'  55" W
Township Range T29S, R4W, Sec. 16  
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):

     Cryptantha setosissima (Gray) Payson

Common Name(s): bristly catseye, bristly cryptantha.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31870, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Lamiales
                                Family: Boraginaceae
                                    Genus: Cryptantha
                                        Species: Cryptantha setosissima


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 01221s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01408 Abies concolor      "white fir" 1.2 mi. N
01230 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" 1 mi. S
01223 Verbena bracteata     1 mi. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Cougar Canyon (Valley) Piute County, UT 0.6 mi. E   Delano Peak 
Order Canyon (Valley) Piute County, UT 0.8 mi. E   Delano Peak 
City Creek Park (Park) Piute County, UT 1.2 mi. S 7651  Delano Peak 
City Creek Campground (Locale) Piute County, UT 1.3 mi. S 7494  Delano Peak 
South Fork City Creek (Stream) Piute County, UT 1.4 mi. S   Circleville 
Price Spring (Spring) Piute County, UT 1.4 mi. NE 8183  Delano Peak 
Marys Nipple (Summit) Piute County, UT 1.7 mi. N 9882  Delano Peak 
Baker Spring (Spring) Piute County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 9384  Delano Peak 
Jeans Pasture (Flat) Piute County, UT 2.1 mi. N 8741  Delano Peak 
City Creek Peak (Summit) Piute County, UT 2.1 mi. NW 11011  Delano Peak 
Bay Cabin (Locale) Piute County, UT 2.1 mi. SE 7041  Delano Peak 
Bumblebee Springs (Spring) Piute County, UT 2.4 mi. NE 7963  Delano Peak 
Grindstone Flat (Flat) Piute County, UT 2.7 mi. SW 9279  Delano Peak 
Rigger Park (Flat) Piute County, UT 2.5 mi. SW 9751  Delano Peak 
Big Flat Guard Station (Locale) Beaver County, UT 2.4 mi. W 10083  Delano Peak 
Long Flat (Flat) Piute County, UT 2.6 mi. SW 9892  Delano Peak 
Big Flat (Flat) Beaver County, UT 2.6 mi. W 10194  Delano Peak 
Skyline National Recreation Trail (Trail) Beaver County, UT 3.4 mi. N 10522  Delano Peak 
Cullen Creek (Stream) Beaver County, UT 3.1 mi. NW   Delano Peak 
Oak Basin (Basin) Piute County, UT 3.6 mi. S 7454  Circleville 


Taxon Links for species Cryptantha setosissima  (A. Gray) Payson

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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