Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 10393 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Eriogonum flexum M.E. Jones
D.M. Barnes   4342  
Coll. Date 27 April 2005 
United States
Garfield County
Locality Notom Road, paved portion to Bullfrog Marina, S of Halls Creek Overlook.
     Elev.: 5146 ft. (1569 m.)
Habitat Notes rocky slope, pinyon-juniper-desert shrub community, caly 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° 41'  41" N, 110° 51'  47" W
Datum WGS84 
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.


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

     Stenogonum flexum (M.E. Jones) Reveal & J.T. Howell

     Eriogonum flexum M.E. Jones
     Eriogonum flexum var. ferronis M.E. Jones

Common Name(s): bent twowhorl buckwheat, bent two-whorl buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21321, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10393as2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 08510s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10000s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10181s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10386s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
10396 Amelanchier utahensis      "Utah serviceberry" 30 ft. N
10394 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. arizonica   "Arizona four-nerve daisy" same section
10395 Platyschkuhria integrifolia  var. desertorum   "desert basin-daisy" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Clay Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.2 mi. E   Deer Point 
Bullfrog Creek Overlook (Locale) Garfield County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 4899  Clay Point 
Fourmile Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. NE   Clay Point 
Middle Point (Cape) Garfield County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 5007  Clay Point 
Big Thomson Mesa (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. NW 5115  Deer Point 
Clay Seep (Spring) Garfield County, UT 3.7 mi. N 5017  Deer Point 
Saleratus Wash (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. NE   Ant Knoll 
Hall Mesa (Summit) Garfield County, UT 4.2 mi. S 5168  Clay Point 
Hall Divide (Gap) Garfield County, UT 4.7 mi. S 4216  Deer Point 
Thompson Seep (Spring) Garfield County, UT 4.8 mi. N 4922  The Post 
Jackass Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 5.2 mi. N 4803  Ant Knoll 
Eggnog (Populated Place) Garfield County, UT 5.5 mi. N 4439  Ant Knoll 
Muley Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 5.6 mi. N   Cave Flat 
Dials Knob (Summit) Garfield County, UT 5.7 mi. NE 4964  Clay Point 


Taxon Links for species Eriogonum flexum  M.E. Jones

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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