Eastern Mojave Vegetation Murphy Spring, Mono County, California.

Query: G.N.I.S.

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Spring. Type locality of Murphy Spring Tuff Breccia (Chesterman, 1968).

Elevation: 8127ft, 2477m.

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Literature Referring To This Location:

  • Chesterman, Charles W. 1968. Volcanic Geology of the Bodie Hills, Mono County. pp. 45-68 in Coats, Robert R., Richard L. Hay, and Charles A. Anderson. Studies in Volcanology: A Memoir in Honor of Howel Williams. Memoir 116. Boulder, Colorado: Geological Society of America, 1968. {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:



Achillea millefolium L. Common Yarrow (Obs)


Eriogonum baileyi S. Watson baileyi. Bailey's Buckwheat (Oth)

Eriogonum caespitosum Nutt. Matted Buckwheat (Oth)

Eriogonum microthecum Nutt. alpinum Reveal. Alpine Slender Buckwheat (Oth)


Horkelia fusca Lindl. parviflora (Nutt. ex Hook. & Arn.) Wawra. Smallflower Horkelia (TAS+Oth)

Potentilla biennis Greene. Biennial Cinquefoil (TAS)

Total number of taxa: 6
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Date and time this article was prepared:8:57:14 PM, 5/26/2021.