Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 08306 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Sophora stenophylla A. Gray
Common name   fringe-leaf necklacepod
Donna M. Barnes   3165  
   with K.T. Harper
Coll. Date 28 April 2003 
United States
Washington County
Locality Old Highway 91, W of Ivins Reservoir;
     Elev.: 3214 ft. (980 m.)
Habitat Notes greasewood-sage community; red 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 37° 11'  4" N, 113° 43'  42" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


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

     Sophora stenophylla Gray

     Vexibia stenophylla (Gray) W.A. Weber

Common Name(s): fringeleaf necklacepod, fringe-leaf necklacepod.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=26964, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08306s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02868s1.jpg 
specimen image: 04209s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05080s1.jpg 
specimen image: 09182s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13521s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
17911 Acamptopappus       "goldenhead" 1.2 mi. SW
17912 Ambrosia salsola      "burrobush" 1.2 mi. SW
14809 Baccharis salicifolia      "sticky seep-willow" same section
05283 Cucurbita foetidissima      "Missouri gourd" same section
02963 Cuscuta denticulata      "desert dodder" 1.3 mi. W
15904 Datura stramonium      "jimsonweed" same section
05269 Datura stramonium      "jimsonweed" same section
17910 Ephedra nevadensis      "Nevada ephedra" 1.2 mi. SW
02966 Eriogonum fasciculatum  var. polifolium   "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" 1.3 mi. W
17914 Gutierrezia       "snakeweed" 1.2 mi. SW
05589 Heliotropium curassavicum  var. oculatum   "seaside heliotrope" 2 mi. SW
05594 Heterotheca subaxillaris      "camphorweed" 2 mi. SW
02967 Larrea tridentata      "creosote bush" 1.3 mi. W
14274 Penstemon ambiguus      "shrubby sand beardtongue" 2101 ft. SW
02946 Penstemon ambiguus  var. laevissimus   "shrubby sand beardtongue" 1.3 mi. W
08007 Prosopis glandulosa      "honey mesquite" 1.1 mi. N
05267 Prosopis glandulosa      "honey mesquite" same section
15948 Prosopis glandulosa      "honey mesquite" same section
17913 Psorothamnus fremontii      "Fremont's dalea" 1.2 mi. SW
02995 Psorothamnus fremontii      "Fremont's dalea" 1.3 mi. W
14810 Robinia neomexicana      "New Mexico locust" same section
05588 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" 2 mi. SW
02947 Viguiera multiflora  var. nevadensis   "Nevada goldeneye" 1.3 mi. W
11315 Vitis arizonica      "canyon grape" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Santa Clara Bench (Bench) Washington County, UT 0.6 mi. NE 3281  Santa Clara 
Ivins Bench Dam (Dam) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. SE 3087  Santa Clara 
Ivins Bench Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. SE 3087  Santa Clara 
Ivins Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. SE 3094  Santa Clara 
Upper Santa Clara Bench Canal (Canal) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. E 3212  Santa Clara 
Shivwits (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. W 3202  Shivwits 
Dry Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2 mi. SE   Santa Clara 
Shem (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. W 3297  Shivwits 
Hellhole (Basin) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. NE 3429  Santa Clara 
Wittwer Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. S   Shivwits 
Lower Santa Clara Bench Canal (Canal) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 3035  Santa Clara 
Paiute Indian Reservation (Reserve) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. SW 3566  Shivwits 
Land Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 3268  Santa Clara 
Pahcoon Spring Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.8 mi. W   Gunlock 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. SE 3081  Santa Clara 
Camp Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.8 mi. W 3452  Shivwits 
Ivins (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. SE 3081  Santa Clara 
Red Mountains (Range) Washington County, UT 3.4 mi. NE 4705  Santa Clara 
Laub Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 4.7 mi. SW 3757  Jarvis Peak 
South Hills (Summit) Washington County, UT 4.8 mi. SE 3370  White Hills 


Taxon Links for species Sophora stenophylla  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

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