Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 10834 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum racemosum Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. racemosum 
Common name   redroot wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   4758  
Coll. Date 03 August 2005 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
San Juan County
Locality NE of La Sal, Two Mile Road, [at the junction with La Sal Pass Road, La Sal Mountains];
     Elev.: 7886 ft. (2404 m.)
Habitat Notes oak-sage flats, rocky soils. 
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 38° 21'  52" N, 109° 11'  10" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Eriogonum racemosum var. racemosum Nutt.

Common Name(s):.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=531437, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Polygonales
                                Family: Polygonaceae
                                    Genus: Eriogonum
                                        Species: Eriogonum racemosum
                                            Variety: Eriogonum racemosum var. racemosum
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
10829 Castilleja linariifolia      "Wyoming Indian paintbrush" same section
10831 Chrysothamnus depressus      "dwarf rabbitbrush" same section
10833 Cordylanthus parviflorus      "purple bird's-beak" same section
10832 Eriogonum alatum      "winged wild buckwheat" same section
10874 Eriogonum microthecum  var. simpsonii   "Simpson's wild buckwheat" same section
10830 Gutierrezia sarothrae      "common snakeweed" same section
18006 Ribes leptanthum      "trumpet gooseberry" 2651 ft. NW
18004 Salix bebbiana      "Bebb willow" 2651 ft. NW
18005 Salix lucida      "shining willow" 2651 ft. NW
18003 Salix monticola      "park willow" 2651 ft. NW

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Beaver Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 0.9 mi. E   Mount Peale 
South Fork Beaver Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 1.3 mi. NE   Mount Peale 
Chicken Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 1.2 mi. E   Mount Peale 
Doe Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 1.5 mi. S   La Sal East 
La Sal Guard Station (Locale) San Juan County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 7356  La Sal East 
Deer Spring (Spring) San Juan County, UT 1.8 mi. W 8225  La Sal East 
Pine Ridge (Ridge) San Juan County, UT 2.9 mi. S 7776  La Sal East 
Old La Sal (Populated Place) San Juan County, UT 3 mi. SE 7162  La Sal East 
Pine Ridge Mine (Mine) San Juan County, UT 3.4 mi. S 7586  La Sal East 
Snowball Mine (Mine) San Juan County, UT 4 mi. SW 7189  La Sal East 
Coyote Spring (Spring) San Juan County, UT 3.4 mi. W 8488  La Sal East 
Hang Dog Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 3.4 mi. E   Mount Peale 
La Sal Mine (Mine) San Juan County, UT 4.2 mi. S 7048  La Sal East 
Pole Spring Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 3.8 mi. E   La Sal East 
Deer Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 4.2 mi. SE   La Sal East 
Pine Lodge Ranch (Locale) San Juan County, UT 4.1 mi. SE 7025  Ray Mesa 
Beaver Lake (Lake) San Juan County, UT 4.6 mi. N 9797  Mount Peale 
Snow Ball Mine (Mine) San Juan County, UT 4.6 mi. SW 6989  La Sal East 
Pole Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 4.5 mi. SW   Mount Tukuhnikivatz 
Canopy Gap (Gap) San Juan County, UT 4.9 mi. NE 8521  Mount Peale 

Links

Taxon Links for species Eriogonum racemosum  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+racemosum

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