Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 13361 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Eriogonum ochrocephalum S. Watson
Common name   white-woolly wild buckwheat
T. Kaye   998  
Coll. Date 13 July 1989 
Geography United States.  Oregon.  Malheur County
Locality Oregon Canyon Mountains, ridge E of the East Fork Oregon Canyon Creek. 
Elev.: 7800 ft. ( m.)
Habitat Notes gravelly soil of basaltic parent material, gentle slopes on ridgetop, with Cryptantha spiculifera, Gilia congesta. 
Township Range T40S, R41E, S5, NE1/4  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Eriogonum ochrocephalum S. Wats.

Common Name(s): ocherflower buckwheat, whitewoolly buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21209, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Polygonales
                                Family: Polygonaceae
                                    Genus: Eriogonum
                                        Species: Eriogonum ochrocephalum


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 13361s1.jpg

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