Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 02868 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Sophora stenophylla A. Gray
Common name   fringe-leaf necklacepod
J. Uhl   s.n.  
Coll. Date 05 May 1990 
United States
Washington County
Locality Utah State Rt. 17, 4.2 miles NW of LaVerkin.
Habitat Notes sand dunes. 
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° 14'  10" N, 113° 16'  56" W
Township Range T41S, R13W, Sec. 11  
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):

     Sophora stenophylla Gray

     Vexibia stenophylla (Gray) W.A. Weber

Common Name(s): fringeleaf necklacepod, fringe-leaf necklacepod.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=26964, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02868s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04209s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05080s1.jpg 
specimen image: 08306s1.jpg 
specimen image: 09182s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13521s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08175 Amelanchier utahensis      "Utah serviceberry" 1.4 mi. SW
08173 Bromus rubens      "red brome" 1.4 mi. SW
14018 Calochortus flexuosus      "winding mariposa lily" 1.7 mi. SW
08177 Eriogonum fasciculatum  var. polifolium   "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" 1.4 mi. SW
08176 Larrea tridentata      "creosote bush" 1.4 mi. SW
08160 Lycium andersonii      "Anderson's desert-thorn" 1.4 mi. SW
02869 Oenothera pallida  var. pallida   "pale evening primrose" same section
08178 Plantago patagonica      "Patagonia plantain" 1.4 mi. SW
08174 Prunus fasciculata      "desert almond" 1.4 mi. SW


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Toquerville Cemetery (Cemetery) Washington County, UT 2841 ft. S 3271  Hurricane 
Nephis Twist (Valley) Washington County, UT 2927 ft. SE   Hurricane 
Wet Sandy (Stream) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. N   Signal Peak 
Toquerville Post Office (Post Office) Washington County, UT 1 mi. N 3396  Pintura 
Toquerville (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.2 mi. N 3399  Pintura 
La Verkin Cemetery (Cemetery) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. S 3255  Hurricane 
Gateway Trailer Park (Park) Washington County, UT 2 mi. S 3225  Hurricane 
Virgin Territory Trailer Park (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2 mi. S 3222  Hurricane 
Toquerville Springs (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. N 3504  Pintura 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. S 3229  Hurricane 
La Verkin School (School) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. S 3202  Hurricane 
Ash Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. S   New Harmony 
La Verkin Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. S   Cedar Mountain 
Washington County (Civil) Washington County, UT 2 mi. NE 3898  Pintura 
Seventh Day Adventist Church (Church) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. S 3202  Hurricane 
La Verkin (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. S 3196  Hurricane 
La Verkin Post Office (Post Office) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. S 3209  Hurricane 
Sandstone Mountain (Summit) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 3740  Hurricane 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. S 3219  Hurricane 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. S 3311  Hurricane 


Taxon Links for species Sophora stenophylla  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

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