Eastern Mojave Vegetation Lobo Point, San Bernardino County, California.
 
Gazetteer

Query:

See also: Lobo Point and North Wild Horse Mesa. Woods Mountains.

Full Size Image Full Size Image Full Size Image Full Size Image Full Size Image Full Size Image Full Size Image Full Size Image Full Size Image Full Size Image Full Size Image Full Size Image Full Size Image

A point of rocks in the eastern Mojave Desert, south of Interstate 15, north of Interstate 40, 142 km east of Barstow, 70 km west-northwest of Needles, and 126 km south-southeast of Las Vegas.

Latitude: 35.052961 Longitude: -115.42424 (° decimal)
Elevation: 1532m.

Articles that refer to this location:

 

Literature Referring To This Location:

  • McCurry, Michael O. 1985. The Petrology of the Woods Mountains Volcanic Center, San Bernardino County, California. Ph. D. Dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles..
  • Perry, Loren E. 1977. Opalite in the Providence Mountains, a visit to Mid Hills and Hole-in-the-Wall. Lapidary Journal. 31(7):1586-1590.
  • Reynolds, Robert E. and Jennifer Reynolds. 1995. Ancient Surfaces of the East Mojave Desert: A volume and field trip guide prepared in conjunction with the 1995 Desert Research Symposium,. San Bernardino County Museum Association Quarterly. 42(3). {TAS}

Species collected at or near this location:

Dryopteridaceae

Woodsia.

Cupressaceae

Juniperus osteosperma (Torrey) Little. Utah Juniper

Ephedraceae

Ephedra nevadensis S. Watson. Nevada Ephedra

Ephedra viridis Cov. Green Ephedra

Pinaceae

Pinus monophylla Torrey & Fremont. Single Leaf Pinyon Pine

Amaranthaceae

Amaranthus torreyi (A. Gray) Benth. Torrey's Amaranthus

Anacardiaceae

Rhus trilobata Torrey & A. Gray. Squawbush

Asclepiadaceae

Asclepias erosa Torrey. Desert Milkweed

Asteraceae

Anthemideae

Artemisia ludoviciana Nutt. Silver Wormwood

Astereae

Baccharis sergiloides A. Gray. Squaw Waterweed

Chrysothamnus. Rabbitbrush

Ericameria cooperi (A. Gray) H. M. Hall. Cooper's Goldenbush

Ericameria cuneata (A. Gray) McClatchie. Wedgeleaf Goldenbush

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

Gutierrezia microcephala (DC.) A. Gray. Threadleaf Snakeweed

Gutierrezia sarothrae (Pursh) Britton & Rusby. Broom Snakeweed

Chaenactideae

Chaenactis glabriuscula DC. glabriuscula. Yellow Pincushion

Eupatorieae

Brickellia californica (Torrey & A. Gray) A. Gray. California Brickelbush

Heliantheae

Ambrosia eriocentra (A. Gray) Payne. Wooly Bur-Sage

Bahiopsis parishii (Greene) E. E. Schill. & Panero. Parish's Golden Eye

Hymenoclea salsola Torr. & A. Gray. Cheese Bush

Sanvitalia abertii A. Gray. Abert's Sanvitalia

Madieae

Baeriinae

Eriophyllum pringeli A. Gray. Pringle's Woolly Sunflower

Eriophyllum wallacei (A. Gray) A. Gray. Woolly Easter Bonnets

Senecioneae

Packera multilobata (Torr. & A. Gray) W. A. Weber & Á. Löve. Lobeleaf Groundsel

Tetradymia stenolepis E. Greene. Mojave Cottonthorn

Boraginaceae

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

Pectocarya setosa A. Gray. Moth Combseed

Phacelia pedicellata A. Gray. Specter Phacelia

Phacelia perityloides Coville jaegeri Munz. Cliff Phacelia

Plagiobothrys arizonicus (A. Gray) A. Gray. Arizona Popcornflower

Cactaceae

Echinocereus engelmannii (Engelm.) Lemaire. Engelmann's Hedgehog Cactus

Escobaria vivipara (Nutt.) Buxb. Beehive Cactus

Opuntia acanthocarpa Engelm. & J. Bigelow coloradensis L. Benson. Buckhorn Cholla

Opuntia basilaris Engelm. & J. Bigelow. Beavertail Cactus

Caprifoliaceae

Symphoricarpos longiflorus A. Gray. Fragrant Snowberry

Chenopodiaceae

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

Euphorbiaceae

Euphorbia schizoloba Engelm. Mojave Spurge

Fabaceae

Acacia greggii A. Gray. Catclaw

Acmispon rigidus (Benth.) Brouillet. Desert Rock Pea

Krameriaceae

Krameria erecta Schultes. Pima Rhatany

Lamiaceae

Salazaria mexicana Torrey. Mexican Bladder Sage

Salvia columbariae Benth. Chia

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

Salvia mohavensis E. Greene. Mohave Sage

Malvaceae

Sphaeralcea ambigua A. Gray. Apricot Mallow

Sphaeralcea ambigua A. Gray rugosa Kearney. Desert Globemallow

Nyctaginaceae

Mirabilis laevis (Benth.) Curran villosa (Kellogg) Spellenb. Wishbone Bush

Mirabilis multiflora (Torrey) A. Gray pubescens S. Watson. Colorado Four O'clock

Oleaceae

Menodora scoparia A. Gray. Desert Olive

Onagraceae

Oenothera californica (S. Watson) S. Watson avita Klein. California Evening Primrose

Papaveraceae

Eschscholzia glyptosperma E. Greene. Desert Gold Poppy

Plantaginaceae

Keckiella antirrhinoides (Benth.) Straw microphylla (A. Gray) N. Holmgren. Yellow Bush Penstemon

Penstemon eatonii A. Gray eatonii. Eaton's Firecracker

Plantago patagonica Jacq. Woolly Plantain

Polemoniaceae

Eriastrum eremicum (Jeps.) H. Mason eremicum. Desert Woollystar

Eriastrum sparsiflorum (Eastw.) H. Mason. Great Basin Woollystar

Leptosiphon aureus (Nutt.) Benth. ex E. Vilm. aureus.

Loeseliastrum matthewsii (A. Gray) S. Timbrook. Desert Calico

Polygonaceae

Chorizanthe. Spineflower

Eriogonum fasciculatum Benth. polifolium (A. DC.) Torrey & A. Gray. California Buckwheat

Eriogonum wrightii Torr. ex Benth. Bastardsage

Ranunculaceae

Delphinium parishii A. Gray parishii A. Gray. Parish's Larkspur

Rosaceae

Coleogyne ramosissima Torrey. Blackbrush

Fallugia paradoxa (D. Don) Endl. Apache Plume

Prunus fasciculata (Torrey) A. Gray. Desert Almond

Purshia mexicana (D. Don.) S. L. Welsh stansburyana (Torrey) S. L. Welsh. Stansbury's cliffrose

Purshia tridentata (Pursh) DC. glandulosa (Curran) M. E. Jones. Desert Bitterbrush

Rubiaceae

Galium munzii Hilend & J. T. Howell. Munz's Bedstraw

Rutaceae

Thamnosma montana Torrey & Fremont. Turpentine Broom

Solanaceae

Lycium. Desert Thorn

Lycium cooperi A. Gray. Cooper's Box Thorn

Nicotiana obtusifolia Martens & Galeotti. Desert Tobacco

Physalis acutifolia (Miers) Sandw. Sharpleaf Ground Cherry

Verbenaceae

Verbena gooddingii Briq. Southwestern Mock Vervain

Zygophyllaceae

Larrea tridentata (DC) Cov. Creosote Bush

Agavaceae

Yucca baccata Torrey. Banana Yucca

Yucca schidigera K. E. Ortgies. Mohave Yucca

Interesting collections made at or near this location:

  • Salvia dorrii (Kellogg) Abrams
    • Tom Schweich 176 5/29/1999
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:8:39:09 PM, 10/27/2017.