Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00828 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus convallarius Greene
Common name   lesser rushy milkvetch
Collector(s)
R. Collins   236  
Coll. Date 27 June 1979 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah County
Locality up Fie Fork Trail, off Mt. Nebo Loop road.
    
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° 52'  38" N, 111° 40'  2" W
Township Range T11S, R2E, Sec. 11  
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).

Taxonomy


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

     Astragalus convallarius Greene

Common Name(s): lesser rushy milkvetch, timber milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25477, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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00987
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01210
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02029
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03729
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06250
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06886
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07135
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11858
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
11873 Agastache urticifolia      "nettle-leaf horse-mint" 2 mi. SE
11877 Castilleja rhexiifolia  var. rhexiifolia   "meadow-beauty paintbrush" 1.1 mi. E
00830 Collomia linearis      "tiny trumpet" same section
11875 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" 2 mi. SE
00829 Erysimum capitatum  var. capitatum   "sand dune wallflower" same section
00831 Mertensia brevistyla      "Wasatch bluebells" same section
00835 Osmorhiza depauperata      "bluntseed sweetroot" 1.4 mi. NE
11874 Penstemon strictus      "Rocky Mountain beardtongue" 2 mi. SE
11876 Penstemon whippleanus      "Whipple's beardtongue" 1.1 mi. E
00542 Senecio serra  var. serra   "tall ragwort" 1.4 mi. SE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Tie Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 768 ft. S   Payson Lakes 
Gentle Band Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. E 8212  Payson Lakes 
Gentle Band Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1 mi. E 8275  Payson Lakes 
Beer Bottle Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. SW 8337  Nebo Basin 
Bear Trap Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. S 7546  Nebo Basin 
Twin Knolls (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 9187  Nebo Basin 
Beaver Dam Overlook (Locale) Utah County, UT 2 mi. N 8622  Payson Lakes 
Left Fork Slab Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. S   Nebo Basin 
Slab Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. S   Nebo Basin 
Black Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. S   Nebo Basin 
Rock Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. N 8068  Payson Lakes 
Lizard Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. N 7966  Payson Lakes 
Holman Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. SE   Payson Lakes 
Red Rock Pasture (Flat) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. S 6713  Nebo Basin 
Kemo Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. W   Nebo Basin 
White Pine Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. W   Nebo Basin 
Buck Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. W   Nebo Basin 
Dry Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. W   Payson Lakes 
Blackhawk Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. NE 7966  Payson Lakes 
Soap Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. E 7848  Payson Lakes 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus convallarius  Greene

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+convallarius

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