Eastern Mojave Vegetation Dana Plateau, Mono County, California.
 
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High plateau on the northeast side of Mount Dana. Inside the upper Mono Basin watershed.


Elevation: 11342ft, 3457m.

Articles that refer to this location:

 

Literature Referring To This Location:

  • Sharsmith, Carl W. 1940. A contribution to the history of the alpine flora of the Sierra Nevada. Thesis (Ph. D. in Botany)--University of California, Berkeley, May 1940..

Area Plant Lists that contain this location:

Species collected at or near this location:

Dryopteridaceae

Cystopteris fragilis (L.) Bernh. Brittle Bladderfern

Selaginellaceae

Selaginella watsonii Underw. Watson's Spikemoss

Apiaceae

Podistera nevadensis (A. Gray) S. Watson.

Asteraceae

Oreostemma alpigenum (Torr. & A. Gray) Greene. Tundra Aster

Oreostemma alpigenum (Torr. & A. Gray) Greene andersonii (A. Gray) G. L. Nesom. Tundra Aster

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 (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 algidus Jeps. Stalked Fleabane

Erigeron compositus Pursh. Cutleaf Daisy

Erigeron pygmaeus (A. Gray) Greene. Pygmy Fleabane

Pyrrocoma apargioides (A. Gray) Greene. Alpine Flames

Cichorieae

A. glauca (Pursh) Raf. m. (Greene) Q. Jones. Pale Agoseris

Gnaphalieae

Antennaria media Greene. Rocky Mountain Pussytoes

Antennaria pulchella Greene. Sierra Pussytoes

Antennaria rosea Greene confinis (Greene) R. J. Bayer. Rosy Pussytoes

Madieae

Arnicinae

Arnica nevadensis A. Gray.

Hulseinae

Hulsea algida A. Gray. Pacific Hulsea

Madiinae

Raillardella argentea (A. Gray) A. Gray. Silky Raillardella

Senecioneae

Packera cana (Hook.) W. A. Weber & Á. Löve. Woolly Groundsel

Packera werneriifolia (A. Gray) W. A. Weber & Á. Löve. Hoary Groundsel

Boraginaceae

Cryptantha nubigena (Greene) Payson. Sierra Cryptantha

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

Brassicaceae

Barbarea orthoceras Ledeb. American Yellowrocket

Boechera depauperata (A. Nelson & P. B. Kenn.) Windham & Al-Shehbaz. Soldier Rockcress

Boechera lemmonii (S. Watson) W. A. Weber. Lemmon's Rockcress

Boechera lyallii (S. Watson) Dorn. Lyall's Rockcress

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

Draba albertina Greene. Slender Draba

Draba breweri S. Watson. Cushion Draba

Draba densifolia Nutt. Denseleaf Draba

Draba oligosperma Hook. oligosperma.

Draba oligosperma Hook. subsessilis (S. Watson) E. Murray.

Draba prealta Greene. Tall Draba

Caryophyllaceae

Cerastium beeringianum Cham. & Schltdl.

Eremogone kingii (S. Watson) Ikonn. glabrescens (S. Watson) Dorn. King's Sandwort

Minuartia nuttallii (Pax) Briq. Nuttall's Sandwort

Minuartia nuttallii Pax gracilis B. L. Rob. Nuttall's Sandwort

Minuartia obtusiloba (Rydb.) House. Thinflower Sandwort

Minuartia rubella (Wahlenb.) Hiern. Beautiful Sandwort

Silene sargentii S. Watson. Sargent's Catchfly

Stellaria calycantha (Ledeb.) Bong. Northern Starwort

Stellaria longipes Goldie longipes. Longstalk Starwort

Crassulaceae

Rhodiola integrifolia Raf. integrifolia. Ledge Stonecrop

Sedum lanceolatum Torr. Spearleaf Stonecrop

Fabaceae

Astragalus kentrophyta A. Gray danaus (Barneby) Barneby. Spiny Milkvetch

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

Astragalus purshii Hook. lectulus (S. Watson) M. E. Jones. Woolypod Milkvetch

Lupinus lepidus Douglas ex Lindl. lobbii (S. Watson) C. L. Hitchc. Lobb's Tidy Lupine

Lupinus lepidus Douglas ex Lindl. ramosus Jeps. Crowded Lupine

Trifolium monanthum A. Gray monanthum. Mountain Carpet Clover

Gentianaceae

Comastoma tenellum (Rottb.) Toyok. tenellum.

Grossulariaceae

Ribes cereum Douglas. Wax Currant

Ribes montigenum McClatchie. Gooseberry Currant

Montiaceae

Lewisia glandulosa (Rydb.) Dempster. Sierra Lewisia

Lewisia pygmea (A. Gray) B. L. Rob. Alpine Lewisia

Onagraceae

Epilobium anagallidifolium Lam. Pimpernel Willowherb

Epilobium obcordatum A. Gray. Rockfringe

Orobanchaceae

Castilleja nana Eastw. Dwarf Alpine Indian Paintbrush

Pedicularis attollens A. Gray. Little Elephant's Head

Phrymaceae

Erythranthe primuloides (Benth.) G.L. Nesom & N.S. Fraga. Primrose Monkey Flower

Mimulus suksdorfii A. Gray. Suksdorf's monkeyflower

Plantaginaceae

Penstemon davidsonii Greene davidsonii. Davidson's Penstemon

Penstemon procerus Graham. Little-Flower Penstemon

Penstemon procerus Douglas ex Graham formosus (A. Nelson) Cronquist. Pincushion Beardtongue

Penstemon rydbergii A. Nelson oreocharis (Greene) N. H. Holmgren. Rydberg's Penstemon

Polemoniaceae

Linanthus pungens (Torr.) J. M. Porter & L. A. Johnson. Granite Prickly Phlox

Phlox caespitosa Nutt. Tufted Phlox

Phlox condensata (A. Gray) E. E. Nelson. Dwarf Phlox

Phlox diffusa Benth. Spreading Phlox

Phlox pulvinata (Wherry) Cronquist.

Polygonaceae

Eriogonum incanum Torr. & A. Gray. Frosted Buckwheat

Eriogonum lobbii Torr. & A. Gray. Lobb's Buckwheat

Eriogonum ovalifolium Nutt. nivale (Canby ex Coville) M. E. Jones. Cushion Buckwheat

Eriogonum ovalifolium Nutt. vineum (Small) A. Nelson. Cushenbury Buckwheat

Eriogonum rosense A. Nelson & P. B. Kenn. Rosy Buckwheat

Rumex californicus Rech. f.

Rumex paucifolius S. Watson. Alpine Sheep Sorrel

Portulacaceae

Calyptridium umbellatum (Torr.) Greene.

Primulaceae

Androsace septentrionalis L. Pygmyflower Rockjasmine

Dodecatheon alpinum (A. Gray) Greene. Alpine Shootingstar

Ranunculaceae

Thalictrum alpinum L. Alpine Meadow-Rue

Rosaceae

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

Ivesia lycopodioides A. Gray lycopodioides. Clubmoss Mousetail

Ivesia shockleyi S. Watson shockleyi. Sky Mousetail

Potentilla bruceae Rydb.

Potentilla pseudosericea Rydb. Silky Cinquefoil

Salicaceae

Salix arctica Pall. Arctic Willow

Salix nivalis Hook. Snow Willow

Salix planifolia Pursh. Diamond-Leaf Willow

Saxifragaceae

Saxifraga aprica Greene. Sierra Saxifrage

Cyperaceae

Carex albonigra Mack. Black and White Sedge

Carex breweri Boott. Brewer's Sedge

Carex filifolia Nutt. erostrata Kük.

Carex haydeniana Olney. Cloud Sedge

Carex helleri Mack. Heller's Sedge

Carex heteroneura W. Boott epapillosa (Mack.) F. Herm. Different-Nerve Sedge

Carex microptera Mack. Smallwing Sedge

Carex nigricans C. A. Mey. Black Alpine Sedge

Carex phaeocephala Piper. Dunhead Sedge

Carex scirpoidea Michx. pseudoscirpoidea (Rydb.) Cronquist. Western Single Spike Sedge

Carex subnigricans Stacey. Nearly-Black Sedge

Carex tahoensis Smiley. Tahoe Sedge

Carex vernacula L. H. Bailey. Native Sedge

Eleocharis quinqueflora (Hartmann) O. Schwarz. Fewflower Spikerush

Juncaceae

Luzula spicata (L.) DC. Spiked Woodrush

Poaceae

Aveneae

Agrostis variabilis Rydb.

Calamagrostis muiriana B. L. Wilson & Sami Gray.

Calamagrostis purpurascens R. Br. Purple Reedgrass

Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P. Beauv. cespitosa.

Trisetum spicatum (L.) K. Richt. Spike Trisetum

Eragrostideae

Muhlenbergia richardsonis (Trin.) Rydb. Mat Muhly

Poeae

Festuca saximontana Rydb. Rocky Mountain Fescue

Poa cusickii Vasey. Cusick's Bluegrass

Poa glauca Vahl rupicola (Nash) W. A. Weber. Timberline Bluegrass

Poa keckii Soreng. Keck's Bluegrass

Poa pringlei Scribn. Pringle's Bluegrass

Poa secunda J. Presl secunda. Sandberg Bluegrass.

Poa wheeleri Vasey. Wheeler's Bluegrass

Stipeae

Stipa pinetorum M. E. Jones.

Triticeae

E. elymoides (Raf.) Swezey elymoides. Squirreltail Grass

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Date and time this article was prepared:5:12:56 PM, 2/10/2017.