Eastern Mojave Vegetation Silver Peak Range, Esmeralda County, Nevada.

Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Furnace Creek. Fish Lake Valley.

See also: Cave Spring. Fish Lake Valley. Mineral Ridge. Piper Peak. Red Mountain. Rhyolite Ridge. Big Smoky Valley.

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Mountain range in Esmeralda, western Nevada. West of the town of Silver Peak.

Elevation: 7753ft, 2363m.

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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.


Salvia dorrii (Kellogg) Abrams dorrii. Desert Sage (TAS)


Mentzelia albicaulis (Douglas ex Hook.) Douglas ex Torr. & A. Gray. White-Stem Blazing Star (TAS)


Sphaeralcea ambigua A. Gray. Apricot Mallow (TAS)


Camissonia pubens (S. Watson) P. H. Raven. Hairy Suncup (TAS)


Argemone munita Durand & Hilg. rotundata (Rydb.) G. B. Ownbey. Flatbud Prickly Poppy (TAS)


Erythranthe guttata (Fisch. ex DC.) G.L. Nesom. Seep Monkeyflower (TAS)


Langloisia setosissima (Torrey & A. Gray) E. Greene setosissima. Bristly Langloisia (TAS)

Interesting collections made at or near this location:

  • Salvia dorrii (Kellogg) Abrams
    • Tom Schweich 431 5/26/2004
Total number of taxa: 7
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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:9:23:04 AM, 5/30/2024.