Eastern Mojave Vegetation Black Point (east base), Mono County, California.
 
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Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Black Point.

Named generic collecting locality because so many plant collections have been made "at the east base of Black Point."

Black Point is a well-preserved Quaternary surtseyan volcano, which erupted under about 200 m of water in Lake Russell.


Elevation: 6926ft, 2111m.
 

Area Plant Lists that contain this location:

Species collected at or near this location:

Loasaceae

Mentzelia torreyi A. Gray. Torrey's Blazing Star

Polygonaceae

Eriogonum ampullaceum J. T. Howell. Mono Buckwheat

Cyperaceae

Amphiscirpus nevadensis (S. Watson) Oteng-Yeb. Nevada Bulrush

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Date and time this article was prepared:8:38:42 PM, 10/27/2017.