Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14964 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum nummulare M.E. Jones
Common name   money wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
Barry Nielsen   13  
Coll. Date 15 September 2007 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Juab County
Locality Little Sahara Sand Dunes, 3.8 miles SE of Cherry Creek Reservoir;
     Elev.: 5395 ft. (1645 m.)
Habitat Notes high desert community 
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° 43'  10.38" N, 112° 22'  50.34" 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):

     Eriogonum nummulare M.E. Jones

     Eriogonum dudleyanum S. Stokes
     Eriogonum kearneyi Tidestrom
     Eriogonum kearneyi ssp. monoense (S. Stokes) Munz ex Reveal
     Eriogonum kearneyi var. monoense (S. Stokes) Reveal
     Eriogonum nodosum var. kearneyi (Tidestrom) S. Stokes
     Eriogonum nodosum ssp. monoense S. Stokes

Common Name(s): Kearney's buckwheat, money buckwheat, money wild buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21207, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Polygonales
                                Family: Polygonaceae
                                    Genus: Eriogonum
                                        Species: Eriogonum nummulare
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05613as1.jpg 
05613
specimen image: 13139s1.jpg 
13139

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15233 Atriplex canescens  var. gigantea   "four-winged saltbush" 1430 ft. W
14963 Atriplex canescens  var. gigantea   "four-winged saltbush" same section
15234 Eriogonum nummulare      "money wild buckwheat" 1412 ft. W

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Little Sahara National Recreation Area (Park) Juab County, UT 1.1 mi. SE 5105  Tanner Creek Narrows 
Jericho Wash (Valley) Juab County, UT 2.3 mi. SE   Maple Peak 
Oasis Campground (Locale) Juab County, UT 2.6 mi. SE 5066  Tanner Creek Narrows 
Sahara Sand Dunes Heliport (Airport) Juab County, UT 2.8 mi. SE 5102  Tanner Creek Narrows 
White Sand Dunes (Area) Juab County, UT 3.7 mi. S 4954  Lynndyl NW 
White Sands Campground (Locale) Juab County, UT 3.8 mi. NE 5351  Tanner Creek Narrows 
Indian Springs (Spring) Juab County, UT 4.6 mi. N 5450  Cherry Creek 
Jericho Campground (Locale) Juab County, UT 3.9 mi. E 5240  Tanner Creek Narrows 
Rockwell Ranch (Locale) Juab County, UT 4.3 mi. NW 5151  Cherry Creek 
Black Mountains (Summit) Juab County, UT 5 mi. SE 5660  Tanner Creek Narrows 
Champlin (Populated Place) Juab County, UT 6.2 mi. SE 4974  Tanner Creek Narrows 

Links

Taxon Links for species Eriogonum nummulare  M.E. Jones

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+nummulare

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