Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 02725 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Caesalpinia repens Eastw.
B. Wollenzien   s.n.  
Coll. Date 11 May 1990 
United States
Emery County
Locality Highway 24, 5-7 miles S of I-70.
Habitat Notes 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 38° 47'  47" N, 110° 22'  1" W
Township Range T23S, R14E  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Caesalpinia repens Eastw.

     Hoffmannseggia repens (Eastw.) Cockerell

Common Name(s): creeping nicker.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=184653, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02725s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02033s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05940s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06145s1.jpg 
specimen image: 09910s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
02724 Cryptantha flava      "yellow cat's eye" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Iron Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 1.5 mi. SE   San Rafael Knob 
Gillies Ranch (Locale) Emery County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 4150  Horse Bench West 
Oman Ranch Airport (Airport) Emery County, UT 2 mi. SE 4154  Horse Bench West 
The Frenchmans (Locale) Emery County, UT 2.2 mi. SE 4137  Horse Bench West 
Greasewood Draw (Valley) Emery County, UT 3.3 mi. N   Arsons Garden 
Cottonwood Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 3.6 mi. SE   Crows Nest Spring 
Dugout Creek (Stream) Emery County, UT 6.2 mi. SE   Crows Nest Spring 
Dugout Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 6.2 mi. SE   The Flat Tops 


Taxon Links for species Caesalpinia repens  Eastw.

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:

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