Eastern Mojave Vegetation Volcanic Tableland, Inyo County, California.
 
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See also: Fish Slough.

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Rampart of welded Bishop Tuff extending southeast from Long Valley into the Owens Valley north of Bishop.


Elevation: 4787ft, 1459m.

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Literature Referring To This Location:

  • Bureau of Land Management. 2007. Desert Vegetation on the Tableland. Bishop, California: Bureau of Land Management, Updated 4-27-2007. {TAS-PDF} http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/fo/bishop/bouldering/vegetation_b.html

Species collected at or near this location:

Asteraceae

Lessingia lemmonii A. Gray. Lemmon's Lessingia

Anthemideae

Artemisia spinescens D.C. Eaton. Bud Sagebrush

Astereae

Xylorhiza tortifolia (Torr. & A. Gray) Greene. Mojave Woody Aster

Cichorieae

Anisocoma acaulis Torr. & A. Gray. Scale Bud

Malacothrix glabrata A. Gray. Desert Dandelion

Madieae

Madiinae

Layia glandulosa (Hook.) Hook. & Arn. White Daisy Tidy Tips

Senecioneae

Tetradymia axillaris A. Nelson. Long-Spined Horse Brush

Boraginaceae

Amsinckia tessellata A. Gray. Bristly Fiddleneck

Cryptantha confertiflora (Greene) Payson. Basin Yellow Cryptantha

Cryptantha utahensis (A. Gray) Greene. Fragrant Forget-Me-Not

Nama aretioides (Hook. & Arn.) Brand. Sagebrush Nama

Brassicaceae

Lepidium flavum Torr. Yellow Pepperweed

Thelypodium laciniatum (Hook.) Endl. ex Walp. Cutleaf Thelypody

Chenopodiaceae

Atriplex canescens (Pursh.) Nutt. canescens. Four-wing Saltbush

Atriplex confertifolia (Torr. & Frém.) S. Watson. Shadscale Saltbush

Grayia spinosa (Hook.) Moq. Spiny Hop Sage

Krascheninnikovia lanata (Pursh) A. D. J. Meeuse & Smit. Winter Fat

Fabaceae

Lupinus flavoculatus A. Heller. Yellow Eyes

Lupinus odoratus A. Heller. Mojave Lupine

Psorothamnus polydenius (S. Watson) Rydb. Nevada Dalea

Loasaceae

Mentzelia albicaulis Hook. White-Stem Blazing Star

Mentzelia nitens Greene. Shining Blazing Star

Onagraceae

Chylismia claviformis (Torr. & Frém.) A. A. Heller. Browneyes

Polemoniaceae

Aliciella leptomeria (A. Gray) J.M. Porter. Sand Gilia

Eriastrum wilcoxii (A. Nelson) H. Mason. Wilcox's Woollystar

Gilia inyoensis I. M. Johnst.

Gilia sinuata Benth. Rosy Gilia

Linanthus aureus (Nutt.)E. Greene. Golden Linanthus

Linanthus dichotomus Benth. Evening Snow

Linanthus parryae (A. Gray) Greene. Sand Blossoms

Polygonaceae

Eriogonum davidsonii Greene. Davidson's Buckwheat

Eriogonum inflatum Torrey & Fremont. Desert Trumpet

Eriogonum nidularium Coville. Birdnest Buckwheat

Poaceae

Bromeae

Bromus madritensis L. rubens (L.) Husn. Red Brome

Bromus tectorum L. Cheat Grass

Stipeae

Stipa hymenoides Roem. & Schult. Indian Rice Grass

Stipa speciosa Trin. & Rupr. Desert Needle Grass

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Date and time this article was prepared:9:24:55 AM, 3/21/2017.