Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 12937 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum brevicaule Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. brevicaule 
Common name   short-stemmed wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   5845  
Coll. Date 14 June 2007 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Uintah County
Locality Book Cliffs, Seep Ridge Road.
     Elev.: 8228 ft. (2509 m.)
Habitat Notes pinyon-fir community; rocky soil, disturbed area; 
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 39° 25'  14" N, 109° 19'  55" 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.
Specimen Notes probably seeded. 

Taxonomy


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

     Eriogonum brevicaule var. brevicaule Nutt.

     Eriogonum brevicaule ssp. grangerense (M.E. Jones) S. Stokes
     Eriogonum brevicaule var. wasatchense (M.E. Jones) Reveal
     Eriogonum campanulatum Nutt.
     Eriogonum nudicaule ssp. garrettii S. Stokes
     Eriogonum nudicaule ssp. parleyense S. Stokes
     Eriogonum wasatchense M.E. Jones

Common Name(s): shortstem buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=195428, click for more information and references)

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

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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01597
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01900
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01987
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02214
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02252
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02281
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02290
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03874
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06895
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07255
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09010
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11445
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11446
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11799
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11799
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11865
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11865
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12279
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12279
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12279
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12310
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12310
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12310
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12343
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12343
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12561
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12958
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12958
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12963
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12963
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12963
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12972

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
12947 Antennaria microphylla      "little-leaf pussytoes" 1 mi. NW
12945 Astragalus miser  var. oblongifolius   "timber milkvetch" 1 mi. NW
12944 Castilleja flava  var. flava   "yellow paintbrush" 1 mi. NW
12936 Chaenactis douglasii  var. douglasii   "Douglas' dusty-maiden" same section
12943 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" 1 mi. NW
12939 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. umbellatum   "sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat" same section
12941 Lappula squarrosa      "European stickseed" same section
12946 Penstemon caespitosus  var. perbrevis   "short-leaf mat beardtongue" 1 mi. NW
12942 Phlox longifolia      "long-leaf phlox" 1 mi. NW
12940 Physaria subumbellata      "parasol bladderpod" same section
12938 Tetraneuris torreyana      "Torrey's four-nerved daisy" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Split Point (Cape) Grand County, UT 0.8 mi. N 8091  P R Spring 
Horse Point Gas Field (Oilfield) Grand County, UT 0.7 mi. W 8265  P R Spring 
Horse Ridge (Ridge) Grand County, UT 2.2 mi. N 7920  P R Spring 
Mexico Point (Cape) Grand County, UT 2.2 mi. SW 8015  P R Spring 
Horse Point (Cape) Grand County, UT 2.5 mi. NW 7953  P R Spring 
Trail Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 3.3 mi. N   P R Spring 
Little Berry Canyon (Valley) Grand County, UT 3.1 mi. N   P R Spring 
Pope Well Ridge (Ridge) Uintah County, UT 3.6 mi. N 8058  P R Spring 
Shale Spring (Spring) Grand County, UT 3.1 mi. W 7691  Cedar Camp Canyon 
Horse Canyon (Valley) Grand County, UT 4 mi. N   P R Spring 
P R Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 3.9 mi. NE 8084  P R Spring 
Tomlinson Ranch (Locale) Uintah County, UT 4.2 mi. N 7005  P R Spring 
Three Pines (Populated Place) Grand County, UT 3.7 mi. W 7845  Cedar Camp Canyon 
Whetrock Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 4.3 mi. NW   P R Spring 
Wire Fence Point (Summit) Uintah County, UT 4.5 mi. NW 7819  Cedar Camp Canyon 
Red Spring (Spring) Grand County, UT 4.7 mi. SW 6614  Preacher Canyon 
Fence Canyon Gas Field (Oilfield) Uintah County, UT 4.9 mi. NW 7664  Cedar Camp Canyon 
Westwater Gas Field (Oilfield) Grand County, UT 5.7 mi. S 6838  Dry Canyon 
Meadow Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 5.4 mi. N   P R Spring 
Black Horse Ridge (Ridge) Grand County, UT 5 mi. NE 8219  P R Spring 

Links

Taxon Links for species Eriogonum brevicaule  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+brevicaule

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