Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 10113 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus bisulcatus (Hook.) A. Gray
Infraspecific    var. bisulcatus 
Common name   two-grooved milkvetch
Collector(s)
D. Cann   1025  
   with T. Matheson
Coll. Date 24 May 2003 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Iron County
Locality Cedar Canyon, just off Highway 14, ca 1 mile from Cedar City; steep canyons.
     Elev.: 5968 ft. (1820 m.)
Habitat Notes steep canyons of tilted Chinle Formation; pinyon-juniper-Purshia community. 
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° 40'  22" N, 113° 2'  33" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Astragalus bisulcatus var. bisulcatus (Hook.) Gray

     Astragalus diholcos Tidestrom
     Diholcos bisulcatus (Hook.) Rydb.

Common Name(s): two-groove milk-vetch, twogrooved milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=192379, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Fabales
                                Family: Fabaceae
                                    Genus: Astragalus
                                        Species: Astragalus bisulcatus
                                            Variety: Astragalus bisulcatus var. bisulcatus
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10113s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 06004s1.jpg 
06004
specimen image: 08900s1.jpg 
08900
specimen image: 10114s1.jpg 
10114
specimen image: 10652s1.jpg 
10652
specimen image: 13149s1.jpg 
13149

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
Cedar Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 1773 ft. W   Webster Flat 
The Red Hill (Summit) Iron County, UT 0.6 mi. N 6703  Cedar City 
Squaw Creek (Stream) Iron County, UT 0.6 mi. W   Cedar City 
Stephens Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 0.9 mi. N   Cedar City 
Salt Creek Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 0.8 mi. E   Cedar City 
Cedar City Post Office (Post Office) Iron County, UT 0.8 mi. W 5870  Cedar City 
Cedar East School (School) Iron County, UT 0.9 mi. W 5870  Cedar City 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Iron County, UT 0.9 mi. W 5952  Cedar City 
Rock Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 1 mi. E   Cedar City 
Valley View Medical Center (Hospital) Iron County, UT 1 mi. SW 6011  Cedar City 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Iron County, UT 1.1 mi. W 5850  Cedar City 
Trinity Lutheran Church (Church) Iron County, UT 1.1 mi. W 5962  Cedar City 
Saint Judes Episcopal Church (Church) Iron County, UT 1.1 mi. W 5962  Cedar City 
Community Presbyterian Church (Church) Iron County, UT 1.1 mi. NW 5824  Cedar City 
Cedar City (Populated Place) Iron County, UT 1.1 mi. W 5847  Cedar City 
The Plaza (Locale) Iron County, UT 1.1 mi. W 5952  Cedar City 
Piute Indian Reservation-Cedar City (Reserve) Iron County, UT 1.2 mi. NW 5817  Cedar City 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Iron County, UT 1.2 mi. W 5843  Cedar City 
South Main Square (Locale) Iron County, UT 1.3 mi. W 5962  Cedar City 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Iron County, UT 1.3 mi. W 5876  Cedar City 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus bisulcatus  (Hook.) 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

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Astragalus+bisulcatus

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