Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 11865 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum brevicaule Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. laxifolium (Torr. & Gray) Reveal
Common name   loose-leaf wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   5312  
Coll. Date 18 July 2006 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Juab County
Locality dirt road N of SR 132, E of Nephi, [vicinity of the mouth of Salt Creek Canyon, ca. 0.5 miles N of the junction with Utah Highway 132];
     Elev.: 5806 ft. (1770 m.)
Habitat Notes oak community; gypsiferous soil, roadcut. 
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 39° 43'  8" N, 111° 48'  14" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.

Taxonomy


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

     Eriogonum brevicaule var. laxifolium (Torr. & Gray) Reveal

     Eriogonum brevicaule var. nanum (Reveal) Welsh
     Eriogonum brevicaule var. promiscuum Welsh
     Eriogonum chrysocephalum Gray
     Eriogonum chrysocephalum ssp. bannockense S. Stokes
     Eriogonum grayi Reveal
     Eriogonum nanum Reveal
     Eriogonum nudicaule ssp. angustum (M.E. Jones) S. Stokes
     Eriogonum nudicaule ssp. pumilum (S. Stokes) S. Stokes

Common Name(s): goldenball eriogonum, shortstem buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=195430, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Polygonales
                                Family: Polygonaceae
                                    Genus: Eriogonum
                                        Species: Eriogonum brevicaule
                                            Variety: Eriogonum brevicaule var. laxifolium
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01609 Allium acuminatum      "taper-tip wild onion" 1.1 mi. SW
11858 Astragalus convallarius  var. convallarius   "lesser rushy milkvetch" 217 ft. N
01608 Cardaria draba  var. draba   "whitetop" 1.1 mi. SW
00798 Cardaria draba  var. draba   "whitetop" same section
01606 Chaetopappa ericoides      "rose-heath" same section
11861 Collomia linearis      "tiny trumpet" 217 ft. N
11856 Crataegus douglasii  var. rivularis  217 ft. N
01605 Cynoglossum officinale      "gypsyflower" same section
11854 Erigeron uintahensis      "Uinta fleabane" 217 ft. N
16829 Eriogonum racemosum  var. racemosum   "redroot wild buckwheat" 217 ft. N
11855 Eriogonum racemosum  var. racemosum   "redroot wild buckwheat" 217 ft. N
11864 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. subaridum   "sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat" 217 ft. N
11857 Gayophytum ramosissimum      "pinyon groundsmoke" 217 ft. N
01607 Hackelia patens  var. patens   "spotted stickseed" 1.1 mi. SW
01603 Hedysarum boreale  var. boreale   "Utah sweetvetch" same section
11850 Helianthella microcephala      "purpledisk little sunflower" 217 ft. N
03755 Humulus lupulus  var. neomexicanus   "common hop" same section
11852 Ipomopsis aggregata  var. aggregata   "scarlet gilia" 217 ft. N
11849 Lactuca tatarica  var. pulchella   "blue lettuce" 217 ft. N
11866 Oenothera cespitosa  var. cespitosa   "tufted evening primrose" same section
03761 Peraphyllum ramosissimum      "wild crab apple" same section
03762 Physaria chambersii      "Chambers' twinpod" same section
11853 Polygonum douglasii  var. douglasii  217 ft. N
11862 Rudbeckia occidentalis      "western coneflower" 217 ft. N
16801 Rudbeckia occidentalis      "western coneflower" 217 ft. N
00797 Rumex salicifolius      "willow dock" same section
00799 Sambucus caerulea     same section
11859 Solidago velutina      "three-nerved goldenrod" 217 ft. N
01604 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" same section
11851 Symphyotrichum ascendens      "western aster" 217 ft. N
11863 Verbascum thapsus      "common mullein" 217 ft. N
11860 Viguiera multiflora  var. multiflora   "showy goldeneye" 217 ft. N

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Gypsum Mill (Populated Place) Juab County, UT 2244 ft. S 5299  Nephi 
Salt Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 0.6 mi. SW   Nebo Basin 
Rowleys Mine (Mine) Juab County, UT 1.2 mi. N 6083  Nephi 
Quaking Asp Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.1 mi. NW   Mona 
Andrews Spring Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 1 mi. SE   Nephi 
Triangle Ranch Wildlife Management Area (Park) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. SE 6129  Nephi 
Juab High School (School) Juab County, UT 1.1 mi. W 5171  Nephi 
Juab Middle School (School) Juab County, UT 1.2 mi. W 5161  Nephi 
Vine Bluff Cemetery (Cemetery) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. W 5207  Nephi 
Nephi City Cemetery (Cemetery) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. W 5164  Nephi 
Miller Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.5 mi. SW   Nephi 
Central Valley Medical Center (Hospital) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. W 5154  Nephi 
Central Valley Medical Center Heliport (Airport) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. W 5154  Nephi 
Nephi School (School) Juab County, UT 1.5 mi. W 5154  Nephi 
Nephi Power Plant (Locale) Juab County, UT 1.5 mi. SE 5496  Nephi 
Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church (Church) Juab County, UT 1.5 mi. W 5154  Nephi 
Rees Flat (Flat) Juab County, UT 1.7 mi. NE 6421  Nephi 
Nephi Bible Church (Church) Juab County, UT 1.8 mi. SW 5148  Nephi 
Mountain View Trailer Park (Park) Juab County, UT 1.7 mi. W 5115  Nephi 
High Mountain Campground (Locale) Juab County, UT 1.7 mi. W 5118  Nephi 

Links

Taxon Links for species Eriogonum brevicaule  Nutt.

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

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Eriogonum+brevicaule

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