Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 09689 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus alpinus L.
Common name   alpine milkvetch
Collector(s)
J.G. Harris   3547  
   with D.L. Taylor
Coll. Date 18 July 2004 
Country
State/Province
County
Canada
British Columbia
Locality along the Dease River, at Cassiar Highway bridge.
     Elev.: 2476 ft. (755 m.)
Habitat Notes gravelly riverbanks. 
Latitude Longitude 58° 56'  50" N, 129° 51'  57" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Astragalus alpinus L.

Common Name(s): alpine milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25393, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09689s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 09684s1.jpg 
09684
specimen image: 09688s1.jpg 
09688
specimen image: 09812s3.jpg 
09812

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09645 Alnus crispa     same section
09663 Artemisia tilesii     same section
09662 Senecio indecorus      "elegant groundsel" same section
09681 Viburnum edule      "squashberry" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus alpinus  L.

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+alpinus

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