Eastern Mojave Vegetation Bloody Canyon, Mono County, California.
 
Gazetteer

Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Mono Basin. Upper Mono Basin. Walker Creek (Lower). Walker Creek (Upper).

See also: Bloody Canyon (upper). Walker Lake.

Full Size Image

Canyon, south of Lee Vining Canyon, and north of June Lakes Loop.

Named in memory of an Indian massacre in which the Mono Indians killed many Awahnee, after the Awahnee stole many horses, blanket, and supplies.


Elevation: 7224ft, 2202m.

Articles that refer to this location:

 

Literature Referring To This Location:

Area Plant Lists that contain this location:

Species collected at or near this location:

Pteridaceae

Pellaea breweri D. C. Eaton. Brewer's Cliffbrake

Cupressaceae

Juniperus occidentalis Hook. Western Juniper

Ephedraceae

Ephedra viridis Cov. Green Ephedra

Pinaceae

Pinus contorta Loudon murrayana (Grev. & Balf.) Critchf. Sierra Lodgepole Pine

Apiaceae

Angelica lineariloba A. Gray. Poison Angelica

Osmorhiza occidentalis (Nutt.) Torr.

Asteraceae

Sphaeromeria cana (D. C. Eaton) A. Heller. Gray Chickensage

Anthemideae

Artemisia ludoviciana Nutt. incompta (Nutt.) D. D. Keck. White Sagebrush

Astereae

Ericameria discoidea (Nutt.) G. L. Nesom. Whitestem Goldenbush

Ericameria parryi (A. Gray) G. I. Nesom & G. I. Baird aspera (Greene) G. L. Nesom & G. I. Baird. Rough Rabbitbrush

Ericameria parryi (A. Gray) G. I. Nesom & G. I. Baird (A. Nelson & P. B. Kenn.) G. I. Nesom & G. I. Baird monocephala (A. Nelson & P. B. Kenn.) G. I. Nesom & G. I. Baird. One-Headed Rabbitbrush

Erigeron clokeyi Cronquist pinzliae G. L. Nesom. Clokey's Fleabane

Erigeron compositus Pursh. Cutleaf Daisy

Erigeron coulteri Porter. Large Mountain Fleabane

Erigeron pygmaeus (A. Gray) Greene. Pygmy Fleabane

Solidago elongata Nutt.

Symphytotrichum spathulatum (Lindl.) G. L. Nesom. Western Mountain Aster

Cardueae

Cirsium scariosum Nutt. congdonii (Moore & Frank.) Keil. Meadow Thistle

Senecioneae

Senecio fremontii Torr. & A. Gray occidentalis A. Gray. dwarf mountain ragwort

Tetradymia canescens DC. Spineless Horsebush

Boraginaceae

Cryptantha circumscissa (Hook. & Arn.) I. M. Johnst. Cushion Cryptantha

Cryptantha torreyana (A. Gray) Greene. Torrey's Cryptantha

Hackelia floribunda (Lehm.) I. M. Johnst. Many-Flowered Stickseed

Phacelia bicolor Torr. ex S. Watson bicolor. Two-Color Phacelia

Phacelia hastata Douglas ex Lehm. compacta (Brand) Cronquist. Compact Phacelia

Phacelia humilis Torr. & A. Gray. Low Phacelia

Phacelia ramosissima Douglas ex Lehm. Branching Phacelia

Tiquilia nuttallii (Hook.) A. T. Richardson. Nuttall's Crinklemat

Brassicaceae

Descurainia californica (A. Gray) O. E. Schulz. Sierra Tansymustard

Thelypodium crispum Payson. Crisped Thelypody

Fabaceae

Astragalus lentiginosus Hook. ineptus (A. Gray) M. E. Jones. Freckled Milkvetch

Lupinus lepidus Douglas ex Lindl. confertus (Kellogg) C. P. Sm. Crowded Lupine

Gentianaceae

Gentianella amarella (L.) Börner acuta (Michx.) J. M. Gillett. Autumn Dwarf Gentian

Gentianopsis holopetala (A. Gray) H. H. Iltis. Sierra Fringed Gentian

Grossulariaceae

Ribes cereum Douglas. Wax Currant

Ribes inerme Rydb. inerme. White Stem Gooseberry

Linaceae

Linum lewisii Pursh.

Malvaceae

Malacothamnus hallii (Eastw.) Kearney.

Sidalcea oregana (Torr. & A. Gray) A. Gray spicata (Regel) C. L. Hitchc. Oregon Checkerbloom

Onagraceae

Gayophytum decipiens H. Lewis & Szweyk. Deceptive Groundsmoke

Papaveraceae

A. munita Durand & Hilg. Flatbud Prickly Poppy

Plantaginaceae

Penstemon rostriflorus Kellogg. Bridge Penstemon

Veronica scutellata L. Skullcap Speedwell

Polemoniaceae

Collomia linearis Nutt. Tiny Trumpet

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

Polemonium occidentale Greene.

Polygonaceae

Rumex paucifolius S. Watson. Alpine Sheep Sorrel

Ranunculaceae

Aquilegia pubescens Coville. Sierra Columbine

Delphinium glaucum S. Watson. Sierra Larkspur

Ranunculus aquatilis L. diffusus With. Threadleaf Crowfoot

Rosaceae

Cercocarpus ledifolius Nutt. ledifolius. Curl-leaf Mountain Mahogany

Dasiophora fruticosa (L.) Rydb. Shrubby Cinquefoil, Golden Hardtack

Potentilla biennis Greene. Biennial Cinquefoil

Potentilla breweri S. Watson.

Purshia tridentata (Pursh) DC. tridentata. Antelope Bitterbrush

Rosa woodsii Lindl. ultramontana (S. Watson) Roy L. Taylor & MacBryde. Mountain Rose

Orchidaceae

Platanthera dilatata (Pursh) Lindl. ex Beck leucostachys (Lindl.) Luer. Sierra Bog Orchid

Poaceae

Stipeae

Stipa comata Trin. & Rupr. Needle and Thread

Stipa hymenoides Roem. & Schult. Indian Rice Grass

Ruscaceae

Maianthemum stellatum (L.) Link. Starry False Lily of the Valley

If you have a question or a comment you may write to me at: tas4@schweich.com I sometimes post interesting questions in my FAQ, but I never disclose your full name or address.  


A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M,
N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z


[Home Page]

Date and time this article was prepared:6:08:48 PM, 10/6/2017.