Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 01552 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus utahensis (Torr.) Torr. & Gray
Common name   Utah milkvetch
Collector(s)
M. Chadwick   s.n.  
   with M. Chadwick, R. Blomquist
Coll. Date 29 May 1997 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah County
Locality Rock Canyon, Park.
    
Habitat Notes steep gravel coverd slope, first bench, in mountain gamble oak vegetation zone. 
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° 16'  4" N, 111° 33'  34" W
Township Range T6S, R3E, Sec. 25  
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.
15436 Acer grandidentatum      "bigtooth maple" same section
12266 Anemone multifida  var. tetonensis   "Teton windflower" same section
00065 Aquilegia caerulea  var. ochroleuca   "Colorado columbine" same section
12263 Aquilegia coerulea      "Colorado columbine" same section
01862 Cardamine cordifolia  var. cordifolia   "heart-leaf bittercress" 1.2 mi. E
01857 Carex hoodii      "Hood's sedge" 1.2 mi. E
12264 Castilleja rhexiifolia  var. rhexiifolia   "meadow-beauty paintbrush" same section
01856 Cornus sericea  var. sericea   "redosier dogwood" 1.2 mi. E
01855 Cynoglossum officinale      "gypsyflower" 1.2 mi. E
13209 Cynoglossum officinale      "gypsyflower" 1.2 mi. E
12268 Erigeron caespitosus      "tufted fleabane" same section
18141 Erigeron eatonii      "Eaton's fleabane" 2331 ft. W
18139 Eriogonum brevicaule      "short-stemmed wild buckwheat" same section
12279 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. grayi   "Gray's wild buckwheat" same section
16850 Gayophytum ramosissimum      "pinyon groundsmoke" 2657 ft. NE
01865 Hackelia floribunda      "many-flowered stickseed" 1.2 mi. E
12280 Ivesia gordonii      "Gordon's mousetail" same section
01868 Lathyrus pauciflorus  var. utahensis   "Utah few-flowered pea" 1.2 mi. E
12269 Linanthus watsonii      "Watson's prickly phlox" same section
01551 Lithospermum incisum      "narrow-leaf stoneseed" same section
16849 Madia glomerata      "mountain tarweed" 2656 ft. NE
01863 Mitella stauropetala  var. stenopetala   "drywoods miterwort" 1.2 mi. E
12277 Monardella odoratissima      "mountain monardella" same section
12270 Noccaea montana      "alpine pennycress" same section
01550 Oenothera cespitosa      "tufted evening primrose" same section
01897 Osmorhiza occidentalis      "western sweetroot" 1.2 mi. E
15439 Paxistima myrsinites      "Oregon boxleaf" 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
01861 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1.2 mi. E
01869 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1.2 mi. E
15438 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" same section
01866 Polemonium foliosissimum  var. alpinum   "alpine Jacob's-ladder" 1.2 mi. E
12267 Polygonum bistortoides      "American bistort" same section
16851 Polygonum bistortoides      "American bistort" 2081 ft. NW
15437 Populus tremuloides      "quaking aspen" same section
12284 Rorippa curvipes  var. truncata   "bluntleaf yellowcress" same section
15279 Rubus parviflorus      "thimbleberry" 1 mi. E
03027 Salix scouleriana      "Scouler's willow" 1 mi. E
01859 Scrophularia lanceolata      "spear-leaf figwort" 1.2 mi. E
01880 Sedum debile      "orpine stonecrop" same section
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" 2 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" 2572 ft. W
01867 Vicia americana  var. americana   "American vetch" 1.2 mi. E
01858 Vicia americana  var. americana   "American vetch" 1.2 mi. E
01864 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" 1.2 mi. E

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 0.9 mi. SE   Bridal Veil Falls 
Dry Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W   Bridal Veil Falls 
Burnt Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W   Bridal Veil Falls 
Provo Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. S 10844  Springville 
Fourth Hole (Basin) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. E 9436  Bridal Veil Falls 
Cold Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 8153  Springville 
Rock Canyon Picnic Area (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 6907  Bridal Veil Falls 
Second Right Fork Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. W   Springville 
Third Hole (Basin) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. E 9229  Bridal Veil Falls 
Corral Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. S 10289  Springville 
Lightning Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 10020  Bridal Veil Falls 
Second Left Fork Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. W   Bridal Veil Falls 
Bald Knoll (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. E 9147  Bridal Veil Falls 
First Right Fork Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. W   Springville 
First Left Fork Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. W   Bridal Veil Falls 
Second Hole (Basin) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. E 8852  Bridal Veil Falls 
Boardman Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. S 7189  Springville 
Knight Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 3 mi. S 7878  Springville 
First Hole (Basin) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. E 8718  Bridal Veil Falls 
Y Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. W 8452  Bridal Veil Falls 

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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