Eastern Mojave Vegetation Andy Thompson Creek, Mono County, California.


See also: Mill Creek.

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Creek draining into west shore of Mono Lake, passes through Tioga Lodge, draining the area of the Log Cabin Mine, and a section of the east face of Lee Vining Peak.

Elevation: 6466ft, 1971m.

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Literature Referring To This Location:

  • Anon. . Tioga Pass Buried in 50 Ft. of Debris. Oakland Tribune. CLXIII(24):1. Oakland, CA: July 24, 1955.

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.


Myosotis laxa Lehm. Bay Forget-Me-Not (Obs)


Epipactis gigantea Hook. Stream Orchid (Obs)

Platanthera dilatata (Pursh) Lindl. ex Beck leucostachys (Lindl.) Luer. Sierra Bog Orchid (TAS)

Platanthera sparsiflora (S. Watson) Schltr. Sparse-Flowered Bog Orchid (TAS)



Polypogon monspeliensis (L.) Desf. Rabbit's-Foot Grass (TAS)

Total number of taxa: 5
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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.  

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Date and time this article was prepared:11:12:18 AM, 5/10/2024.