Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 10006 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum microthecum Nutt.
Common name   slender wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
Debi Clark   s.n.  
Coll. Date 08 May 2003 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Garfield County
Locality Circle Cliffs, E side of the Onion Beds;
     Elev.: 6897 ft. (2103 m.)
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° 56'  12" N, 111° 5'  22" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.

Taxonomy


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

     Eriogonum microthecum Nutt.

Common Name(s): slender buckwheat, slenderbush buckwheat, slenderbush eriogonum.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21192, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10006s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Onion Flats Seep (Spring) Garfield County, UT 1.2 mi. W 6549  Bitter Creek Divide 
Bitter Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.5 mi. NE   Bitter Creek Divide 
Bitter Creek Divide (Ridge) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. NE 5676  Bitter Creek Divide 
Divide Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. NE   Cave Flat 
White Canyon Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. W 6519  Lamp Stand 
Oyster Shell Reef (Bar) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. SE 5286  Bitter Creek Divide 
Strike Valley Overlook (Locale) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. S 5988  Bitter Creek Divide 
Cedar Mesa Campground (Locale) Garfield County, UT 4.9 mi. N 5607  Sandy Creek Benches 
Studhorse Peaks (Summit) Garfield County, UT 4.8 mi. S 6943  Wagon Box Mesa 
Circle Cliffs (Cliff) Garfield County, UT 4.7 mi. N 7248  Lamp Stand 
Bitter Spring Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 4.6 mi. SE   Bitter Creek Divide 
Lamp Stand (Summit) Garfield County, UT 4.5 mi. NW 6569  Lamp Stand 
Red Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 5.5 mi. N   Bitter Creek Divide 
Peak-a-boo Rock (Summit) Garfield County, UT 5.7 mi. SE 6224  Wagon Box Mesa 
Swap Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 6.7 mi. SE   Cave Flat 

Links

Taxon Links for species Eriogonum microthecum  Nutt.

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=Eriogonum+microthecum

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