Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 04703 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus calycosus Torr. ex S. Watson
Infraspecific    var. calycosus 
Common name   Torrey's milkvetch
Collector(s)
D.M. Barnes   516  
Coll. Date 19 September 2000 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah
Locality along a dirt road N of Utah Highway 73, ca. 2 miles E of Fivemile Pass;
    
Habitat Notes desert shrub community. 
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° 14'  52" N, 112° 8'  25" W
Township Range T6S, R3W, Sec. 35  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Astragalus calycosus var. calycosus Torr. ex S. Wats.

     Astragalus calycosus var. mancus (Rydb.) Barneby

Common Name(s): Torrey milkvetch, Torrey's milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=192389, click for more information and references)

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

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.
01341 Artemisia nova      "black sagebrush" same section
01344 Artemisia tridentata  var. wyomingensis   "Wyoming big sagebrush" same section
14872 Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus      "yellow rabbitbrush" same section
14118 Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus      "yellow rabbitbrush" same section
04704 Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus  var. stenophyllus  same section
01340 Ephedra viridis  var. viridis  same section
04713 Grindelia nana      "Idaho gumweed" same section
14119 Juniperus osteosperma      "Utah juniper" same section
01342 Juniperus osteosperma      "Utah juniper" same section
15245 Polygala subspinosa      "spiny milkwort" same section
15431 Polygala subspinosa      "spiny milkwort" 1 mi. SE
14117 Polygala subspinosa      "spiny milkwort" same section
01339 Ribes aureum      "golden currant" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Wells Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. NW   Mercur 
Fairfield Station (historical) (Building) Utah County, UT 1 mi. NE 5102  Mercur 
Clay Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2 mi. N   Mercur 
Manning Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. N   Mercur 
Camp Floyd State Historical Site (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. E 4899  Cedar Fort 
Big Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. NE 4899  Cedar Fort 
Camp Floyd Cemetery (Cemetery) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. E 4895  Cedar Fort 
Fivemile Pass (Gap) Tooele County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 5309  Fivemile Pass 
Thorpe Hills (Summit) Tooele County, UT 2.9 mi. S 5896  Fivemile Pass 
Fairfield Cemetery (Cemetery) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. E 4885  Cedar Fort 
Stage Coach Inn State Historical Site (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. E 4879  Cedar Fort 
Fairfield (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. E 4879  Cedar Fort 
Sevenmile Pass (Gap) Tooele County, UT 3.6 mi. S 5633  Fivemile Pass 
Manning (Locale) Utah County, UT 3.8 mi. N 5929  Mercur 
Sunshine (Locale) Tooele County, UT 3.5 mi. NW 6122  Mercur 
Clay Mine (Mine) Tooele County, UT 3.4 mi. W 5650  Mercur 
Pole Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 4.6 mi. N   Mercur 
Sunshine Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 4.2 mi. W   Mercur 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 5.7 mi. N 5109  Cedar Fort 
Yellowbrush Well (Well) Utah County, UT 5.5 mi. SE 4866  Goshen Pass 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus calycosus  Torr. ex S. Watson

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+calycosus

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