Eastern Mojave Vegetation Rattlesnake Gulch, Mono County, California.

Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Bacon Gulch.

See also: Wilson Creek.

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Canyon north of Mono Lake, near Conway Summit, tributary to Wilson Creek.

Elevation: 6870ft, 2094m.

Articles that refer to this location:


Literature Referring To This Location:

  • Bureau of Land Management. 2005. Evaluation of Pinyon Removal Effects Typical of a Wildland-Urban Interface (WUI) Fuels Reductin Project Mono Basin. BLM CER Number: CA-170-05-36. Bishop, California: Bureau of Land Management, 2005. {TAS}
  • Messick, T. H. 1982. Flora and phytogeography of the Bodie Hills of Mono County, California and Mineral County, Nevada, USA. M. A. Thesis. Arcata, California: Humboldt State University.

Area Plant Lists that contain this location:

Species collected at or near this location.

This list summarizes plants collected or observed at this specific, named location. It does not include plants collected or observed at nearby named or unnamed locations. It may be more instructive to use the Area Lists that contain this location.

  • TAS – The plant was collected by Tom Schweich.
  • Oth – The plant was collected by someone, but not Tom.
  • Obs – The plant was observed, but not collected.



Artemisia ludoviciana Nutt. ludoviciana. White Sagebrush (TAS)

Artemisia tridentata Nutt. Big Sagebrush (Obs)



Symphyotrichum lanceolatum (Willd.) G. L. Nesom hesperium (A. Gray) G. L. Nesom. Western Lance-Leaved Aster (Obs)


Castilleja miniata Hook. miniata. Giant Red Indian Paintbrush (TAS)


Eriogonum umbellatum Torr. nevadense Gand. Sulphur-Flower Buckwheat (TAS)


Geum macrophyllum Willd. Large-leaf Avens (TAS+Oth)

Potentilla gracilis Hook. fastigiata (Nutt.) S. Watson. Slender Cinquefoil (TAS)

Purshia tridentata (Pursh) DC. tridentata. Antelope Bitterbrush (TAS)

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


Carex athrostachya Olney. Slenderbeak Sedge (TAS)

Scirpus microcarpus J. Presl & C. Presl. Panicled Rush (TAS)



Poa pratensis L. Kentucky Bluegrass (TAS)


Stipa hymenoides Roem. & Schult. Indian Rice Grass (TAS)


Elymus cinereus Scribn. & Merr. Great Basin Wild Rye (TAS)

Total number of taxa: 14
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Date and time this article was prepared:8:15:49 AM, 7/13/2024.