Eastern Mojave Vegetation Black Point (east base), Mono County, California.

Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Black Point.

Named generic collecting locality because so many plant collections have been made "at the east base of Black Point."

Black Point is a well-preserved Quaternary surtseyan volcano, which erupted under about 200 m of water in Lake Russell.

Elevation: 6926ft, 2111m.

Area Plant Lists that contain this location:

Species collected at or near this location:


Mentzelia torreyi A. Gray. Torrey's Blazing Star (Oth)


Eriogonum ampullaceum J. T. Howell. Mono Buckwheat (Oth)


Amphiscirpus nevadensis (S. Watson) Oteng-Yeb. Nevada Bulrush (Oth)

Total number of taxa: 3
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Date and time this article was prepared:8:56:45 PM, 5/26/2021.