Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14474 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum fasciculatum Benth.
Infraspecific    var. polifolium (Benth.) Torr. & Gray
Common name   Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1152  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 04 May 2006 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Washington County
Locality hills on the N edge of Bentley Wash, ca. 0.2 miles NE of Beaver Dam Wash;
     Elev.: 3438 ft. (1048 m.)
Habitat Notes S-facing slopes; 
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° 16'  53.21" N, 113° 59'  4.89" 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.
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes low growing shrub, inflorescence not as dense as typically found; Journal Code: L5S1. 

Taxonomy


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

     Eriogonum fasciculatum var. polifolium (Benth.) Torr. & Gray

     Eriogonum fasciculatum ssp. polifolium (Benth.) S. Stokes
     Eriogonum fasciculatum var. revolutum (Goodding) S. Stokes
     Eriogonum polifolium Benth.

Common Name(s): Eastern Mojave buckwheat, flattop buckwheat, Mojave buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=527990, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 14474s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02966s1.jpg 
02966
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03678
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03679
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04164
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04165
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05538
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08177
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08674
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10318
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11617
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11617
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13203
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14234
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14266
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14485
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14517
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14525
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14799
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14822

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14475 Ambrosia eriocentra      "woolly bur-sage" 1448 ft. NW
14473 Eriogonum fasciculatum      "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" 630 ft. NW
08260 Yucca brevifolia      "Joshua tree" 1.9 mi. SW

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Bentley Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2041 ft. SW   Motoqua 
Bentley Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2359 ft. NW 3409  Motoqua 
Motoqua (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. N 3481  Motoqua 
Mormon Range (Range) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. N 3694  Motoqua 
East Fork Beaver Dam Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. N   Maple Ridge 
Red Hollow (Valley) Juab County, UT 3.1 mi. SE   Motoqua 
Red Hollow Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 2.8 mi. E 3957  Motoqua 
Dodge Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 3.3 mi. N 3973  Dodge Spring 
East Bunker Peak Wash (Stream) Lincoln County, NV 3.7 mi. N   Docs Pass 
East Bunker Peak Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.7 mi. N   Bunker Peak 
Red Hollow Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 4062  Motoqua 
Jackson Wash (Valley) Juab County, UT 3.8 mi. S   Gunlock 
Nordin Ranch (Locale) Washington County, UT 3.7 mi. N 3822  Motoqua 
Jackson Well (Well) Washington County, UT 4.2 mi. S 3133  West Mountain Peak 
Scarecrow Peak (Summit) Washington County, UT 4.6 mi. SW 4400  Scarecrow Peak 
Bracken Pond (Reservoir) Lincoln County, NV 4.1 mi. W 3852  Dodge Spring 
Cane Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 5.2 mi. N 4088  Motoqua 
Halfway Camp (Locale) Lincoln County, NV 6.5 mi. NW 4646  Dodge Spring 

Links

Taxon Links for species Eriogonum fasciculatum  Benth.

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+fasciculatum

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