Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15762 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum umbellatum Torr.
Infraspecific    var. porteri (Small) S. Stokes
Collector(s)
Oliver Hansen   45  
   with Charles Hansen
Coll. Date 01 July 2010 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Summit County
Locality Uinta Mountains, Smith’s Fork Basin, ca. 5 miles SSW of China Meadows trailhead, near a sign marked “Stillwater JC”; 
 
Elev.: 9902 ft. (3019 m.)
Habitat Notes margin of marshy, mountain meadow in a lodgepole pine forest. 
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 40° 52'  54.36" N, 110° 26'  5.34" 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.
Voucher Senior Thesis Voucher for Henry's Fork and Vicinity Checklist, Block 19, northern Utah and southern Wyoming. 

Taxonomy


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

     Eriogonum umbellatum var. aureum (Gandog.) Reveal

     Eriogonum umbellatum var. intectum A. Nels.
     Eriogonum umbellatum var. porteri (Small) S. Stokes

Common Name(s): sulphurflower buckwheat, sulphur-flower buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=195597, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15760 Caltha leptosepala  var. leptosepala   "white marsh marigold" same section
15763 Draba stenoloba  var. nana  same section
02913 Polemonium pulcherrimum  var. delicatum  2.4 mi. SE
15761 Polygonum bistortoides      "American bistort" same section
15766 Potentilla diversifolia  var. diversifolia   "diverse-leaf cinquefoil" same section
15764 Thlaspi montanum  var. montanum  same section
15765 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Lake Hessie (Lake) Summit County, UT 1 mi. S 10624  Mount Powell 
Bull Park (Flat) Summit County, UT 2.4 mi. N 10092  Bridger Lake 
High Line Trail (Trail) Summit County, UT 1.9 mi. W 10434  Bridger Lake 
Broadbent Meadow (Flat) Summit County, UT 2.5 mi. SW 10220  Mount Powell 
Bear Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.1 mi. SE 10775  Mount Powell 
Trail Head Campground (Locale) Summit County, UT 3.3 mi. NE 9456  Bridger Lake 
Sawmill Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.3 mi. SE 10663  Mount Powell 
Big Meadows (Flat) Summit County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 10306  Bridger Lake 
China Meadows (Flat) Summit County, UT 3.6 mi. NE 9403  Bridger Lake 
Elkhorn Crossing (Locale) Summit County, UT 3.3 mi. SE 10381  Mount Powell 
China Meadows Campground (Locale) Summit County, UT 3.8 mi. NE 9394  Bridger Lake 
Bald Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.2 mi. W 11047  Mount Powell 
Flat Top Mountain (Summit) Summit County, UT 4.1 mi. S 12123  Mount Powell 
China Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 4.3 mi. N 9416  Bridger Lake 
Mansfield Meadows (Flat) Summit County, UT 3.5 mi. W 10227  Bridger Lake 
Sargent Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 4 mi. NE 9692  Bridger Lake 
Alligator Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.5 mi. E 10040  Gilbert Peak NE 
Bald Mountain (Summit) Summit County, UT 3.6 mi. W 11756  Mount Lovenia 
China Lake (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 4.5 mi. N 9505  Bridger Lake 
China Lake Dam (Dam) Summit County, UT 4.5 mi. N 9505  Bridger Lake 

Links

Taxon Links for species Eriogonum umbellatum  Torr.

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+umbellatum

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