Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 16033 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum deflexum Torr.
Common name   flat-topped wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   s.n.  
Coll. Date 03 July 2008 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Washington County
Locality SW base of Red Bluff & Bloomington Hill, W of Bloomington; 
 
Elev.: 2650 ft. (808 m.)
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 37° 3'  21.6" N, 113° 38'  6" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)
Voucher Voucher of taxa associated with Arctomecon humilis, R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper 
Specimen Notes Arctomecon humilis study site. 

Taxonomy


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

     Eriogonum deflexum Torr.

Common Name(s): flatcrown buckwheat, skeletonweed, skeletonweed buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21111, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Polygonales
                                Family: Polygonaceae
                                    Genus: Eriogonum
                                        Species: Eriogonum deflexum
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02371s1.jpg 
02371
specimen image: 03876s2.jpg 
03876
specimen image: 03877s2.jpg 
03877
specimen image: 08439s2.jpg 
08439
specimen image: 10219s2.jpg 
10219
specimen image: 10858s1.jpg 
10858
specimen image: 13180s1.jpg 
13180
specimen image: 13183s1.jpg 
13183

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05884 Astragalus eremiticus      "hermit milkvetch" 1.1 mi. SE
15418 Atriplex canescens  var. canescens   "four-winged saltbush" same section
03842 Camissonia brevipes      "Mojave suncup" 40 ft. N
08956 Camissonia multijuga      "frost-stem suncup" 417 ft. SE
15303 Camissonia parryi      "Parry's suncup" same section
03843 Camissonia parryi      "Parry's suncup" 40 ft. N
16032 Camissonia parryi      "Parry's suncup" same section
03852 Chamaesyce fendleri      "Fendler's sandmat" 40 ft. N
15417 Chilopsis linearis      "desert willow" same section
15286 Eriogonum corymbosum      "crisp-leaf wild buckwheat" same section
03882 Eriogonum corymbosum  var. glutinosum   "sticky wild buckwheat" 40 ft. N
03876 Eriogonum deflexum      "flat-topped wild buckwheat" 40 ft. N
03877 Eriogonum deflexum      "flat-topped wild buckwheat" 40 ft. N
03853 Eriogonum inflatum      "desert trumpet" 40 ft. N
05880 Eriogonum thomasii      "Thomas' wild buckwheat" 40 ft. N
05881 Eriophyllum lanosum      "white easterbonnets" 40 ft. N
00161 Gaillardia pinnatifida      "Hopi blanketflower" 1.8 mi. E
05907 Ipomopsis polycladon      "spreading gilia" 40 ft. N
08955 Langloisia setosissima  ssp. setosissima   "Great Basin langloisia" 417 ft. SE
12029 Linanthus demissus      "desertsnow" 40 ft. N
15287 Petalonyx parryi      "Parry's sandpaper plant" same section
03854 Salsola paulsenii      "barbwire Russian thistle" 40 ft. N
08005 Tetradymia axillaris      "longspine horsebrush" 1.1 mi. W
04323 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" same section
04332 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" same section
03880 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" 40 ft. N
08999 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" 2466 ft. E

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Red Bluff (Cliff) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. N 3255  White Hills 
Bloomington Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. E 2700  Saint George 
Curly Hollow Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. S   Jarvis Peak 
Atkinville Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. S   Saint George 
Atkinville (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. S 2503  White Hills 
The Gap (Gap) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. N 2923  White Hills 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. E 2523  Saint George 
Bloomington (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. SE 2520  Saint George 
Price City (historical) (Locale) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 2500  Saint George 
Val Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. SW   White Hills 
Little Round Valley (Basin) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. S 2464  White Hills 
Big Round Valley (Basin) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. SW 2444  White Hills 
Price Bench (Bench) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. E 2539  Saint George 
Santa Clara Saint George Canal (Canal) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. N 2625  Saint George 
Bloomington School (School) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. E 2543  Saint George 
Price Bench Ditch (Canal) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. E 2579  Saint George 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. N 2648  Saint George 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. E 2556  Saint George 
Cove Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.4 mi. N   White Hills 
West Mountain Valley Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. SW   Jarvis Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Eriogonum deflexum  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+deflexum

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