Eastern Mojave Vegetation Copper Mountain, Mono County, California.

Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Copper Mountain. Lundy Canyon.

See also: Copper Mountain.

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East face of the mountain on north side of Lundy Canyon. This location has the only significant limestone deposit in the Mono Basin. It was defined to simplify placement of plant collections. For other information, please see the entry for Copper Mountain.

Elevation: 9452ft, 2881m.

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Literature Referring To This Location:

  • Dohrenwend, J. C. 1982. Map Showing Late Cenozoic Faults in the Walker Lake 1 By 2 Quadrangle, Nevada - California. Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1382-D. Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey, 1982. {TAS-map}

Area Plant Lists that contain this location:

Species collected at or near this location:



Balsamorhiza sagittata (Pursh) Nutt. Arrow-Leaf Balsamroot


Cryptantha confertiflora (Greene) Payson. Basin Yellow Cryptantha

Phacelia heterophylla Pursh virgata (Greene) Heckard. Varileaf Phacelia


Physaria kingii (S. Watson) O'Kane & Al-Shehbaz. King Bladderpod

Streptanthus oliganthus Rollins. Masonic Mountain Jewelflower


Astragalus whitneyi A. Gray whitneyi. Balloonpod Milkvetch


Eriogonum microthecum Nutt. laxiflorum Hook. Slender Buckwheat


Ceanothus velutinus Dougl. Snowbush Ceanothus


Galium multiflorum Kellogg. Many-Flower Bedstraw

Galium sparsiflorum W. Wight sparsiflorum. Sequoia Bedstraw

Total number of taxa: 10
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Date and time this article was prepared:8:23:46 PM, 10/15/2020.