Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15955 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus argophyllus Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. panguicensis (M.E. Jones) M.E. Jones
Common name   Panguitch milkvetch
Collector(s)
R.D. Fitts   2009-1  
Coll. Date 06 May 2009 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah County
Locality about 3 km NW of Birdseye on E slope of Loafer Mountain;
     Elev.: 6104 ft. (1861 m.)
Habitat Notes sandy, eroding S facing hill; oak woodland with Purshia tridentata, Artemisia tridentata, Elymus glaucus, Cercocarpus montanus, Cirsium, Oenothera. 
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° 57'  40.94" N, 111° 33'  34.71" W
UTM 12 4423620N  452202E 
Datum NAD83 
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):

     Astragalus argophyllus var. panguicensis (M.E. Jones) M.E. Jones

     Astragalus panguicensis (M.E. Jones) M.E. Jones
     Astragalus panquicensis

Common Name(s): silverleaf milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=192355, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Fabales
                                Family: Fabaceae
                                    Genus: Astragalus
                                        Species: Astragalus argophyllus
                                            Variety: Astragalus argophyllus var. panguicensis
                                                

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00472s1.jpg 
00472
specimen image: 03354s2.jpg 
03354
specimen image: 09496s2.jpg 
09496
specimen image: 10281s1.jpg 
10281
specimen image: 13463s1.jpg 
13463
specimen image: 15735s1.jpg 
15735

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
07136 Agoseris glauca  var. glauca   "mountain dandelion" 2 mi. SW
07135 Astragalus convallarius  var. convallarius   "lesser rushy milkvetch" 2 mi. SW
06894 Astragalus desereticus      "Deseret milkvetch" 2 mi. SW
06893 Astragalus desereticus      "Deseret milkvetch" 2 mi. SW
06858 Astragalus utahensis      "Utah milkvetch" 2 mi. SE
07134 Chaenactis douglasii      "Douglas' dusty-maiden" 2 mi. SW
17826 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. brevicaule   "short-stemmed wild buckwheat" 1.8 mi. SW
06895 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. laxifolium   "loose-leaf wild buckwheat" 2 mi. SW
06836 Penstemon scariosus  var. garrettii   "Garrett's beardtongue" 2 mi. SW
17825 Phlox austromontana  var. austromontana   "southern phlox" 1.8 mi. SW
07133 Poa fendleriana  subsp. longiligula   "muttongrass" 2 mi. SW
07101 Poa fendleriana  subsp. longiligula   "muttongrass" 2 mi. SW
07102 Poa secunda      "Sandberg's bluegrass" 2 mi. SW
07245 Salix eriocephala  var. ligulifolia  1.4 mi. SW
06857 Schoenocrambe linifolia      "flaxleaf plainsmustard" 2 mi. SE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Nielson Knoll (Summit) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. SW 6411  Birdseye 
Right Fork Crab Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. N   Birdseye 
Left Fork Crab Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. N   Birdseye 
Anderson Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. SE   Birdseye 
Aggie Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. SE   Birdseye 
Hyle Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. NE   Birdseye 
Blind Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. SE   Thistle 
Rock Hill Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. S   Payson Lakes 
Mahogany Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. W 8088  Birdseye 
Paces Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. S   Payson Lakes 
Thomas Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. SW   Birdseye 
Birdseye (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. S 5420  Birdseye 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. S 5401  Birdseye 
Cedar Knoll (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. S 5863  Birdseye 
Jackson Wildlife Management Area (Park) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. SE 5955  Birdseye 
Bennie Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. S   Payson Lakes 
Left Fork Shurtz Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. N   Birdseye 
Right Fork Shurtz Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. N   Spanish Fork Peak 
Crab Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. E   Birdseye 
Deer Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. W   Birdseye 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus argophyllus  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=Astragalus+argophyllus

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