Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 08302 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Polygala acanthoclada A. Gray
Infraspecific    var. intricata Eastw.
J. Wagstaff   s.n.  
Coll. Date 09 June 2003 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Juab County
Locality Sand Pass, Weiss Highway 
Habitat Notes desert shrub community; sandy soil. 
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° 37'  4" N, 113° 17'  36" W
Township Range T14S, R13W, Sec. 10 NE 1/4  
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).


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

     Polygala intermontana T. Wendt

     Polygala acanthoclada var. intricata Eastw.

Common Name(s): Intermountain milkwort.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29342, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Polygalales
                                Family: Polygalaceae
                                    Genus: Polygala
                                        Species: Polygala intermontana


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08302s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01431s1.jpg 
specimen image: 08647s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10862s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10895s1.jpg 
specimen image: 11130s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Table Knoll (Summit) Juab County, UT 0.8 mi. S 5020  Sand Pass SE 
Table Knoll Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 2.2 mi. SW 4941  Sand Pass SE 
Swasey Point Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 3 mi. W 4567  Sand Pass SE 
Dry Lake Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 4.4 mi. SE   Lady Laird Peak 
Swasey Point (Cliff) Juab County, UT 4.2 mi. W 4839  Sand Pass SE 


Taxon Links for species Polygala acanthoclada  A. 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

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