Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15263 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum corymbosum Benth.
Common name   crisp-leaf wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
Oliver Hansen   31  
Coll. Date 03 October 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Wayne County
Locality eastern banks of Sulphur Creek, along Sulphur Creek Road, ca. 1.7 miles W of the junction with Utah Highway 24, near an old homestead;
     Elev.: 6349 ft. (1936 m.)
Habitat Notes pinyon-juniper 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 38° 18'  39.12" N, 111° 21'  31.32" 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 corymbosum Benth.

Common Name(s): corymbed buckwheat, corymbed wildbuckwheat, crispleaf buckwheat, white buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21103, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
06015 Achnatherum speciosum      "desert needlegrass" 1.2 mi. N
14870 Artemisia bigelovii      "Bigelow's sagebrush" 1.1 mi. N
06018 Astragalus harrisonii      "Harrison's milkvetch" 1.2 mi. N
00386 Astragalus praelongus  var. ellisiae   "Ellis' stinking milkvetch" 1.2 mi. NE
06021 Bouteloua eriopoda      "black grama" 1.2 mi. N
03094 Chaetopappa ericoides      "rose-heath" 1.6 mi. N
06017 Cheilanthes feei      "slender lip fern" 1.2 mi. N
06022 Cymopterus beckii      "feather-leaf spring parsley" 1.2 mi. N
06023 Erigeron tracyi      "grey spreading fleabane" 1.2 mi. N
06019 Eriogonum hookeri      "Hooker's wild buckwheat" 1.2 mi. N
06026 Erioneuron pilosum      "hairy woolly grass" 1.2 mi. N
06020 Ipomopsis roseata      "rosy gilia" 1.2 mi. N
03033 Oenothera cespitosa  var. navajoensis   "Navajo tufted evening primrose" 1.6 mi. N
06024 Phemeranthus brevifolius      "pygmy fameflower" 1.2 mi. N
06025 Prenanthella exigua      "thorny skeleton plant" 1.2 mi. N

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Sand Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 0.6 mi. NW   Flat Top 
Calf Canyon (Valley) Wayne County, UT 0.7 mi. SE   Torrey 
Cooks Mesa (Summit) Wayne County, UT 1.5 mi. N 6851  Twin Rocks 
Twin Rocks (Summit) Wayne County, UT 1.4 mi. NE 6286  Twin Rocks 
Rim Rock Resort Ranch (Locale) Wayne County, UT 1.5 mi. W 6519  Torrey 
Beas Lewis Flats (Flat) Wayne County, UT 2.4 mi. SE 6569  Twin Rocks 
Fish Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 3 mi. S   Blind Lake 
Torrey Cemetery (Cemetery) Wayne County, UT 2.5 mi. W 6831  Torrey 
Meeks Mesa (Summit) Wayne County, UT 2.8 mi. NE 7244  Twin Rocks 
The Motorman (Pillar) Wayne County, UT 2.5 mi. E 6165  Twin Rocks 
South Fork Spring Canyon (Valley) Wayne County, UT 3.7 mi. N   Torrey 
Carcass Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 3.6 mi. SE   Blind Lake 
Chimney Rock (Summit) Wayne County, UT 3.2 mi. E 6273  Twin Rocks 
Donkey Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 3.6 mi. SW   Blind Lake 
Poverty Flat (Flat) Wayne County, UT 3.3 mi. W 6841  Torrey 
Torrey (Populated Place) Wayne County, UT 3.4 mi. W 6838  Torrey 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Wayne County, UT 3.4 mi. W 6841  Torrey 
Red Cliff Oasis (Park) Wayne County, UT 3.4 mi. W 6831  Torrey 
Goosenecks Overlook (Locale) Wayne County, UT 3.4 mi. E 6349  Twin Rocks 
Torrey Airport (Airport) Wayne County, UT 3.5 mi. W 6936  Torrey 

Links

Taxon Links for species Eriogonum corymbosum  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+corymbosum

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