Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00214 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus utahensis (Torr.) Torr. & Gray
Common name   Utah milkvetch
Collector(s)
S. Hatfield   2  
Coll. Date 20 April 1989 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah
Locality Payson Canyon, Maple Lake turnoff.
    
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° 55'  52" N, 111° 42'  1" W
Township Range T10S, R2E  
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 utahensis (Torr.) Torr. & Gray

Common Name(s): Utah locoweed, Utah milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25716, click for more information and references)

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

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.
00819 Acer glabrum  var. glabrum   "New Mexico maple" 2.3 mi. SE
00820 Acer glabrum  var. glabrum   "New Mexico maple" 2.3 mi. SE
01970 Agastache urticifolia      "nettle-leaf horse-mint" 2.3 mi. S
01120 Alopecurus pratensis      "meadow foxtail" 2.5 mi. SE
01964 Alopecurus pratensis      "meadow foxtail" 2.3 mi. S
00217 Amelanchier alnifolia      "Saskatoon serviceberry" same section
00059 Aquilegia caerulea  var. ochroleuca   "white Colorado columbine" 2.2 mi. S
01992 Aquilegia caerulea  var. ochroleuca   "white Colorado columbine" 2.5 mi. SE
00215 Astragalus argophyllus  var. martinii   "Martin's milkvetch" same section
04014 Carex microptera      "smallwing sedge" 2.2 mi. S
01960 Carex microptera      "smallwing sedge" 2.3 mi. S
01156 Castilleja rhexiifolia      "meadow-beauty paintbrush" 2.5 mi. SE
00221 Cymopterus longipes      "long-stalked spring parsley" same section
00818 Cystopteris fragilis      "brittle bladderfern" 2.3 mi. SE
01154 Cystopteris fragilis      "brittle bladderfern" 2.5 mi. SE
01965 Dactylis glomerata      "orchardgrass" 2.3 mi. S
01152 Dactylis glomerata      "orchardgrass" 2.5 mi. SE
01121 Dactylis glomerata      "orchardgrass" 2.5 mi. SE
00218 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" same section
01968 Descurainia californica      "Sierra tansy mustard" 2.3 mi. S
01155 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. majus   "sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat" 2.5 mi. SE
01117 Fragaria virginiana  ssp. glauca   "mountain strawberry" 2.5 mi. SE
13156 Galium trifidum      "three-petaled bedstraw" 2.3 mi. S
01150 Geranium richardsonii      "Richardson's geranium" 2.5 mi. SE
00817 Geranium viscosissimum  var. incisum   "sticky purple geranium" 2.3 mi. SE
01148 Geum macrophyllum  var. perincisum   "large-leaf avens" 2.5 mi. SE
00544 Helianthus annuus  ssp. lenticularis   "common sunflower" same section
01164 Heuchera rubescens  var. rubescens   "pink alumroot" 2.5 mi. SE
01160 Lathyrus laetivirens      "plateau vetchling" 2.5 mi. SE
00222 Lathyrus lanszwertii  var. pallescens   "pale Lanszwert's vetchling" same section
02949 Lunaria annua      "annual honesty" same section
01961 Lupinus argenteus  var. utahensis   "Utah silky lupine" 2.3 mi. S
01959 Mertensia arizonica      "aspen bluebells" 2.3 mi. S
01151 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" 2.5 mi. SE
01161 Mitella stauropetala  var. stenopetala   "drywoods miterwort" 2.5 mi. SE
01972 Osmorhiza depauperata      "bluntseed sweetroot" 2.3 mi. S
00824 Pachystima myrsinites     2.3 mi. SE
00826 Penstemon eatonii      "Eaton's beardtongue" 2.3 mi. SE
01159 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 2.5 mi. SE
00825 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 2.3 mi. SE
01967 Polemonium foliosissimum  var. foliosissimum   "towering Jacob's-ladder" 2.3 mi. S
01149 Polemonium foliosissimum  var. foliosissimum   "towering Jacob's-ladder" 2.5 mi. SE
00541 Populus trichocarpa     same section
00913 Pseudostellaria jamesiana      "tuber starwort" 2.3 mi. S
01126 Pseudotsuga menziesii      "Douglas-fir" 2.5 mi. SE
01966 Ranunculus orthorhynchus  var. platyphyllus  2.3 mi. S
01163 Rubus parviflorus      "thimbleberry" 2.5 mi. SE
01963 Rumex salicifolius      "willow dock" 2.3 mi. S
01122 Scrophularia lanceolata      "spear-leaf figwort" 2.5 mi. SE
01969 Scrophularia lanceolata      "spear-leaf figwort" 2.3 mi. S
01118 Senecio eremophilus  var. kingii   "King's ragwort" 2.5 mi. SE
01157 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" 2.5 mi. SE
00822 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" 2.3 mi. SE
01962 Senecio serra  var. serra   "tall ragwort" 2.3 mi. S
01158 Smilacina racemosa     2.5 mi. SE
00531 Solidago velutina      "three-nerved goldenrod" same section
00827 Stenotus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" 2.3 mi. SE
00823 Symphoricarpos oreophilus  var. utahensis   "Utah snowberry" 2.3 mi. SE
01971 Thalictrum fendleri      "Fendler's meadow-rue" 2.3 mi. S
00226 Thermopsis montana      "mountain goldenbanner" same section
13232 Veratrum californicum      "California false hellebore" 2.3 mi. S
01958 Veratrum californicum      "California false hellebore" 2.3 mi. S
01119 Vicia americana  var. americana   "American vetch" 2.5 mi. SE
00914 Viguiera multiflora  var. multiflora   "Showy goldeneye" 2.3 mi. S
01165 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" 2.5 mi. SE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Castle Rock Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. N   Payson Lakes 
Big Spring Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. N   Payson Lakes 
Shingle Mill Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. N   Payson Lakes 
The Gulch (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. NE   Payson Lakes 
Sheepherder Hill (Summit) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. E 7087  Payson Lakes 
Kuntz Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. SE 7812  Payson Lakes 
Pete Winward Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. NE 7028  Payson Lakes 
Pete Winward Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. NE 7028  Payson Lakes 
Red Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. N 6943  Payson Lakes 
Big Springs (Spring) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. W 7884  Payson Lakes 
Dry Lake Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. NE 7084  Payson Lakes 
Dry Lake Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. NE 7185  Payson Lakes 
Santaquin Meadows (Flat) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. SW 7789  Payson Lakes 
Maple Lake (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. N 6408  Payson Lakes 
Maple Lake Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. N 6408  Payson Lakes 
Frank Young Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. NE   Payson Lakes 
Shram Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. NE   Payson Lakes 
Camp Koholowo (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 7933  Payson Lakes 
Amos Backbone (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. E 7858  Payson Lakes 
Lizard Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 7966  Payson Lakes 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus utahensis  (Torr.) Torr. & Gray

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+utahensis

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