Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14818 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum heermannii Durand & Hilg.
Infraspecific    var. sulcatum (S. Watson) Munz & Reveal
Common name   Heermann's wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1521  
   with J. Cooper, K.T. Harper
Coll. Date 06 May 2007 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Washington County
Locality hills along the Santa Clara River, along Utah Highway 8, ca. 2.5 miles S of Gunlock Reservoir;
     Elev.: 3313 ft. (1010 m.)
Habitat Notes right side of rd on a sandstone cliff; 
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° 13'  4.13" N, 113° 46'  35.7" 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 Journal Code: L1S1. 

Taxonomy


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

     Eriogonum heermannii var. sulcatum (S. Wats.) Munz & Reveal

     Eriogonum heermannii ssp. sulcatum (S. Wats.) S. Stokes
     Eriogonum sulcatum S. Wats.

Common Name(s): Heermann buckwheat, Heermann's buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=527999, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02342s1.jpg 
02342
specimen image: 05595s1.jpg 
05595
specimen image: 11979c1.jpg 
11979
specimen image: 11979d1.jpg 
11979
specimen image: 11979s1.jpg 
11979

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14270 Brickellia longifolia      "long-leaf brickellbush" 1.4 mi. N
10279 Cercis occidentalis     1817 ft. NE
14269 Ephedra viridis  var. viridis  1.4 mi. N
17897 Ericameria laricifolia      "turpentine bush" 1.4 mi. N
14820 Ericameria laricifolia      "turpentine bush" same section
14821 Ericameria linearifolia      "narrow-leaf goldenbush" 1943 ft. N
14819 Ericameria nauseosa      "rubber rabbitbrush" same section
14824 Ericameria nauseosa      "rubber rabbitbrush" 1943 ft. N
14822 Eriogonum fasciculatum  var. polifolium   "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" 1943 ft. N
14266 Eriogonum fasciculatum  var. polifolium   "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" 1.4 mi. N
17895 Eriogonum heermannii  var. subspinosum   "Heermann's wild buckwheat" 1.5 mi. N
17896 Eriogonum heermannii  var. sulcatum   "Heermann's wild buckwheat" 1.5 mi. N
14264 Eriogonum heermannii  var. sulcatum   "Heermann's wild buckwheat" 1.4 mi. N
14263 Lepidium fremontii      "desert peppercress" 1.4 mi. N
14823 Lotus rigidus      "shrubby deervetch" 1943 ft. N
17894 Lotus rigidus      "shrubby deervetch" same section
14267 Peucephyllum schottii      "Schott's desert-fir" 1.4 mi. N
14265 Peucephyllum schottii      "Schott's desert-fir" 1.4 mi. N
14268 Pinus monophylla      "single-leaf pinyon pine" 1.4 mi. N
14603 Pinus monophylla      "single-leaf pinyon pine" 1.4 mi. N

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Pahcoon Spring Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. S   Gunlock 
Manganese Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. N   Gunlock 
Shem (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. S 3297  Shivwits 
Gunlock Dam (Dam) Washington County, UT 2 mi. N 3717  Shivwits 
Gunlock Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 2 mi. N 3717  Shivwits 
Gunlock Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. N 3570  Gunlock 
Gunlock Campground (Locale) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. N 3603  Gunlock 
Gunlock State Park (Park) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. N 3609  Gunlock 
Camp Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. S 3452  Shivwits 
Shivwits (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. S 3202  Shivwits 
Sand Cove Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3 mi. N   Santa Clara 
Paiute Indian Reservation (Reserve) Washington County, UT 3.5 mi. S 3566  Shivwits 
Pahcoon Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. NW 3773  Shivwits 
Miners Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.9 mi. N   Gunlock 
Santa Clara Bench (Bench) Washington County, UT 3.5 mi. SE 3281  Santa Clara 
Limekiln Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 4.3 mi. N   Gunlock 
Gunlock (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 4.8 mi. N 3658  Gunlock 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 4.8 mi. N 3671  Gunlock 
Lower Sand Cove Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 4.9 mi. N 4082  Veyo 
Lower Sand Cove Dam (Dam) Washington County, UT 4.9 mi. N 4082  Veyo 

Links

Taxon Links for species Eriogonum heermannii  Durand & Hilg.

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+heermannii

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