Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 18139 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum brevicaule Nutt.
Common name   short-stemmed wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
Steve Hegji   0296  
Coll. Date 09 July 2014 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah County
Locality east slope of Cascade Saddle;
     Elev.: 9728 ft. (2966 m.)
Habitat Notes rocky bowl, subalpine forbs and shrubs. 
Latitude Longitude 40° 16'  34.77" N, 111° 32'  59.07" 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 Nutt.

Common Name(s): shortstem buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21084, 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
                                                                                            

Images

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.
12266 Anemone multifida  var. tetonensis   "Teton windflower" same section
00065 Aquilegia caerulea  var. ochroleuca   "Colorado columbine" 1423 ft. NE
12263 Aquilegia coerulea      "Colorado columbine" same section
01552 Astragalus utahensis      "Utah milkvetch" same section
12264 Castilleja rhexiifolia  var. rhexiifolia   "meadow-beauty paintbrush" same section
12268 Erigeron caespitosus      "tufted fleabane" same section
18141 Erigeron eatonii      "Eaton's fleabane" same section
12279 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. grayi   "Gray's wild buckwheat" same section
16850 Gayophytum ramosissimum      "pinyon groundsmoke" same section
12280 Ivesia gordonii      "Gordon's mousetail" same section
12269 Linanthus watsonii      "Watson's prickly phlox" same section
01551 Lithospermum incisum      "narrow-leaf stoneseed" same section
16849 Madia glomerata      "mountain tarweed" same section
12277 Monardella odoratissima      "mountain monardella" same section
12270 Noccaea montana      "alpine pennycress" same section
01550 Oenothera cespitosa      "tufted evening primrose" same section
12276 Pellaea breweri      "Brewer's cliff brake" same section
12271 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" same section
12265 Penstemon whippleanus      "Whipple's beardtongue" same section
12283 Petrophytum caespitosum      "rockmat" same section
12286 Physaria garrettii      "Garrett's bladderpod" same section
18075 Physaria occidentalis  var. occidentalis   "western bladderpod" same section
12267 Polygonum bistortoides      "American bistort" same section
16851 Polygonum bistortoides      "American bistort" 2045 ft. SE
12284 Rorippa curvipes  var. truncata   "bluntleaf yellowcress" same section
01880 Sedum debile      "orpine stonecrop" 1423 ft. NE
12278 Sedum lanceolatum      "spearleaf stonecrop" same section
12272 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" same section
12274 Senecio streptanthifolius      "Rocky Mountain groundsel" same section
12275 Silene douglasii      "Douglas's catchfly" same section
12285 Silene menziesii      "Menzies' campion" same section
15258 Solanum dulcamara      "climbing nightshade" 1.4 mi. N
12273 Solidago multiradiata      "Rocky Mountain goldenrod" same section
12282 Solidago multiradiata      "Rocky Mountain goldenrod" same section
12281 Stenotus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" same section
18140 Synthyris pinnatifida      "featherleaf kittentails" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Freedom Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. S   Bridal Veil Falls 
Fourth Hole (Basin) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SE 9436  Bridal Veil Falls 
Third Hole (Basin) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. SE 9229  Bridal Veil Falls 
Lightning Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. E 10020  Bridal Veil Falls 
Dry Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. W   Bridal Veil Falls 
Burnt Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. W   Bridal Veil Falls 
Provo Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. S 10844  Springville 
Second Hole (Basin) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. E 8852  Bridal Veil Falls 
Bald Knoll (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. SE 9147  Bridal Veil Falls 
Rock Canyon Picnic Area (Locale) Utah County, UT 2 mi. W 6907  Bridal Veil Falls 
First Hole (Basin) Utah County, UT 2 mi. E 8718  Bridal Veil Falls 
Big Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. N 6595  Bridal Veil Falls 
Cold Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. SW 8153  Springville 
Windy Pass (Gap) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. E 8921  Bridal Veil Falls 
Second Right Fork Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. W   Springville 
Corral Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 3.3 mi. S 10289  Springville 
Cascade Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 3 mi. NW 10817  Bridal Veil Falls 
Second Left Fork Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. W   Bridal Veil Falls 
Shingle Mill Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 3.3 mi. NE   Bridal Veil Falls 
First Right Fork Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. W   Springville 

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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