Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 12766 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus utahensis (Torr.) Torr. & Gray
Common name   Utah milkvetch
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   5675  
   with Olga Kopp
Coll. Date 10 May 2007 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Millard County
Locality Cricket Mountains, Johnson Pass road, [Filmore Canyon];
     Elev.: 5389 ft. (1643 m.)
Habitat Notes rabbitbrush-grass community, W facing slope. 
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° 57'  8" N, 112° 59'  16" 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.

Taxonomy


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

     Astragalus utahensis (Torr.) Torr. & Gray

Common Name(s): Utah locoweed, Utah milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25716, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
12764 Crepis intermedia      "hybrid hawksbeard" same section
12765 Crepis modocensis  subsp. modocensis   "Modoc hawksbeard" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Filmore Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 1.7 mi. W   Candland Spring 
Cricket Seeps (Spring) Millard County, UT 2.1 mi. NE 6060  Candland Spring 
Iron Basin (Populated Place) Millard County, UT 2.3 mi. SE 5768  Candland Spring 
Red Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.4 mi. SW   Sevier Lake NE 
Big Sage Reservoir (Reservoir) Millard County, UT 3 mi. SE 5538  Candland Spring 
Red Cove (Valley) Millard County, UT 3.6 mi. SW   Sevier Lake NE 
Poison Mountain (Summit) Millard County, UT 3.3 mi. E 6027  Candland Spring 
Little Sage Valley (Valley) Millard County, UT 3.6 mi. SE   Candland Spring 
Big Sage Valley (Valley) Millard County, UT 3.6 mi. SE   Cat Canyon 
Fillmore Wash (Valley) Millard County, UT 3.5 mi. W   Candland Spring 
Fillmore Wash Reservoir (Reservoir) Millard County, UT 3.6 mi. W 4623  Sevier Lake NE 
Cricket Mountains (Range) Millard County, UT 4.2 mi. NE 6493  Red Pass 
Cedar Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 4.7 mi. SW   Sevier Lake NE 
Candland Spring (Spring) Millard County, UT 4.4 mi. NE 5689  Candland Spring 
Mine Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 6.1 mi. SW   Sevier Lake NE 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus utahensis  (Torr.) Torr. & 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+utahensis

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