Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 10125 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Eremopyrum triticeum (Gaertn.) Nevski
Common name   annual wheatgrass
S. Goodrich   26589  
Coll. Date 27 May 2003 
United States
Sweetwater County
Locality Flaming Gorge National Recreation area, Green River Basin; intercept of Anvil Road and pipeline.
     Elev.: 6145 ft. (1873 m.)
Habitat Notes roadside in mixed desert shrub community. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 41° 4'  24" N, 109° 35'  24" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Eremopyrum triticeum (Gaertn.) Nevski

     Agropyron prostratum (L. f.) Beauv.
     Agropyron triticeum Gaertn.

Common Name(s): annual false wheatgrass, annual wheatgrass.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=41717, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Eremopyrum
                                        Species: Eremopyrum triticeum


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10125s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05983s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06844s1.jpg 
specimen image: 09927s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13997s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Anvil Wash (Valley) Sweetwater County, WY 1.4 mi. NE   Devils Playground 
Wildhorse Draw (Valley) Sweetwater County, WY 3.2 mi. E   Minnies Gap 
Green River Mine (Mine) Sweetwater County, WY 3.9 mi. NE 6122  Haystack Buttes South 
Middle Marsh Creek (Stream) Sweetwater County, WY 3.8 mi. NE   Minnies Gap 
Haystack Buttes (Summit) Sweetwater County, WY 5 mi. N 6605  Haystack Buttes North 
Spring Creek (Stream) Sweetwater County, WY 5.4 mi. S   Hawks Nest 
Spring Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 5.4 mi. S   Hawks Nest 
Upper Marsh Creek (Stream) Sweetwater County, WY 5.6 mi. NE   Sugarloaf Basin 
John Jarvie Mine (Mine) Sweetwater County, WY 5.5 mi. SW 6224  Linwood Canyon 
Upper Marsh Creek Recreation Site (Locale) Sweetwater County, WY 5.9 mi. N 6086  Haystack Buttes North 
Upper Marsh Creek Recreation Site (Locale) Sweetwater County, WY 6 mi. N 6070  Haystack Buttes North 
Brinegar Ranch (Locale) Sweetwater County, WY 6 mi. N 6090  Haystack Buttes North 
Linwood Canyon (Valley) Sweetwater County, WY 5.9 mi. SW   Linwood Canyon 
Henrys Fork (Stream) Summit County, UT 6.1 mi. SW   Mount Powell 
Linwood (historical) (Locale) Daggett County, UT 6.3 mi. SW 6044  Manila 
Henrys Fork (Stream) Sweetwater County, WY 6.2 mi. SW   Mount Powell 


Taxon Links for species Eremopyrum triticeum  (Gaertn.) Nevski

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

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