Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 05125 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Lupinus brevicaulis S. Watson
Common name   shortstem lupine
R. Jolley   2001-8  
Coll. Date 28 April 2001 
United States
Garfield County
Locality Escalante River drainage, ca. 0.5 miles E of the confluence with Sand Creek.
     Elev.: 5994 ft. (1827 m.)
Habitat Notes sandy soil; willow-sage 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 37° 46'  25" N, 111° 27'  3" W
Township Range T35S, R4E, Sec. 7  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Lupinus brevicaulis S. Wats.

     Lupinus dispersus Heller
     Lupinus scaposus Rydb.

Common Name(s): shortstem lupine.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=503576, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Fabales
                                Family: Fabaceae
                                    Genus: Lupinus
                                        Species: Lupinus brevicaulis


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05125s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05888s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06103s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06115s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07570s1.jpg 
specimen image: 09442s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10535s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13174s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
07165 Asclepias tuberosa      "butterfly milkweed" 1.9 mi. SW
06030 Asclepias tuberosa      "butterfly milkweed" 1.6 mi. S
07166 Eriogonum leptocladon  var. papiliunculi   "butterfly wild buckwheat" 1.9 mi. SW


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Escalante Natural Bridge (Bridge) Garfield County, UT 1838 ft. E 5558  Calf Creek 
Sand Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2032 ft. W   Jacobs Reservoir 
Sand Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. N   Calf Creek 
Willow Patch Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. N   Calf Creek 
Calf Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 1.8 mi. E   Calf Creek 
Bowington Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 5889  Calf Creek 
Calf Creek Recreation Area (Locale) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. NE 5355  Calf Creek 
Calf Creek Campground (Locale) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. NE 5443  Calf Creek 
Phipps Arch (Arch) Garfield County, UT 2.5 mi. SE 5561  Calf Creek 
Little Spencer Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 3 mi. S 5916  Tenmile Flat 
Maverick Bridge (Bridge) Garfield County, UT 2.5 mi. E 5364  Calf Creek 
Phipps Wash (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. E   Tenmile Flat 
Haymaker Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 5958  Calf Creek 
Mamie Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3 mi. W   Escalante 
Death Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3 mi. W   Roger Peak 
Garfield County (Civil) Garfield County, UT 3.2 mi. SW 6004  Escalante 
Bowington Arch (Arch) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. E 5407  Calf Creek 
Boynton Lookout (Locale) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. NE 5909  Calf Creek 
McGath Point (Summit) Garfield County, UT 4.4 mi. N 6680  Calf Creek 
Lower Calf Creek Falls (Falls) Garfield County, UT 4.2 mi. N 5607  Calf Creek 


Taxon Links for species Lupinus brevicaulis  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

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