Eastern Mojave Vegetation Keystone Canyon, San Bernardino County, California.

Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Keystone Spring. New York Mountains.

Canyon on the east side of the New York Mountains.

Elevation: 5285ft, 1611m.

Articles that refer to this location:

  • Ivanpah Road - Mojave National Preserve: at Keystone Canyon
  • Autecology of Desert Elkweed Frasera albomarginata S. Watson (Syn: Swertia a.) Gentianaceae in the American Southwest: at Keystone Canyon

Literature Referring To This Location:

  • Post, Douglas M. 1956. Studies in the Gentianaceae: Frasera and Swertia of North America. Ph.D. dissertation. University of California, Berkeley. 1956..

Species collected at or near this location:


Cymopterus purpurascens (A. Gray) M. E. Jones. Wide-Wing Spring-Parsley



Ericameria cuneata (A. Gray) McClatchie spathulata (A. Gray) H. M. Hall. Wedgeleaf Goldenbush

Ericameria linearifolia (DC.) Urb. & J. Wussow. Narrowleaf Goldenbush



Syntrichopappus fremontii A. Gray. Yellow-Ray Fremont's-Gold


Frasera albomarginata S. Watson.


Salvia dorrii (Kellogg) Abrams pilosa (A. Gray) J. L. Strachan & Rev. Purple Sage


Yucca baccata Torrey. Banana Yucca

Yucca brevifolia Engelm. Joshua Tree

Interesting collections made at or near this location:

  • Salvia dorrii (Kellogg) Abrams
    • P. C. Everett and E. K. Balls 23169 5/12/1958
Total number of taxa: 8
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Listed Weeds:
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Date and time this article was prepared:9:32:27 AM, 3/20/2018.