Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 12561 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum brevicaule Nutt.
Common name   short-stemmed wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1430  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 11 August 2006 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Summit County
Locality slopes on N side of Echo Reservoir, ca. 1 mi SE of I-80;
     Elev.: 5623 ft. (1714 m.)
Habitat Notes on conglomerate; 
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 40° 57'  48.71" N, 111° 24'  56.98" 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 2-3 dm high; perianth yellow; Journal Code: L7S1. 

Taxonomy


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

     Eriogonum brevicaule Nutt.

Common Name(s): shortstem buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21084, 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
                                                                                            

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.
14731 Ericameria nauseosa      "rubber rabbitbrush" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Echo Resort (Populated Place) Summit County, UT 1232 ft. E 5617  Coalville 
Echo Reservoir (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 0.8 mi. W 5565  Coalville 
Echo Dam (Dam) Summit County, UT 0.9 mi. W 5565  Coalville 
Carruth Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 1.4 mi. S   Coalville 
Grass Valley Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. SE   Heiners Creek 
Grass Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. SE   Heiners Creek 
Echo Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. NW   Wahsatch 
Echo Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. W   Wahsatch 
Hayes Spring (Spring) Summit County, UT 1.7 mi. N 5584  Coalville 
Beckwith Spring (Spring) Summit County, UT 1.9 mi. N 5732  Coalville 
Echo Cemetery (Cemetery) Summit County, UT 1.7 mi. NW 5597  Coalville 
Bromleys Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 1.6 mi. W   Coalville 
Echo (Populated Place) Summit County, UT 1.7 mi. NW 5466  Coalville 
Dry Hollow (Valley) Summit County, UT 1.9 mi. SE   Turner Hollow 
Narrows Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 2.2 mi. S   Coalville 
Narrows Hollow (Valley) Summit County, UT 2.3 mi. S   Coalville 
Mill Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 2.6 mi. N   Coalville 
Red Rock Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 2.8 mi. SW   Coalville 
Lewis Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 3 mi. S   Wanship 
Knight Hawk Helicopter Service (Airport) Summit County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 5939  Coalville 

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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