Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 02302 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Eriogonum corymbosum Benth.
Infraspecific    var. corymbosum 
Common name   crisp-leaf wild buckwheat
M. Bringhurst   6  
Coll. Date 26 September 1997 
United States
Emery County
Locality San Rafael Swell, campground near Assembly Hall Peak.
     Elev.: 1969 ft. (600 m.)
Habitat Notes near Atriplex, Tamarix, clay soil. 
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° 4'  6" N, 110° 39'  14" W
Township Range T20S, R11E, Sec. 23 SW 1/4  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Eriogonum corymbosum var. corymbosum Benth.

     Eriogonum corymbosum var. divaricatum Torr. & Gray
     Eriogonum corymbosum var. erectum Reveal & Brotherson
     Eriogonum divergens Small
     Eriogonum effusum ssp. durum S. Stokes
     Eriogonum effusum ssp. salinum (A. Nels.) S. Stokes
     Eriogonum salinum A. Nels.

Common Name(s): crispleaf buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=195443, 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
                                            Variety: Eriogonum corymbosum var. corymbosum


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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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.
00969 Aliciella stenothyrsa      "Uinta Basin gilia" 1.4 mi. SE
00711 Allium macropetalum      "large-flowered wild onion" 1.5 mi. N
00967 Asclepias cryptoceras  var. cryptoceras   "pallid milkweed" 1.4 mi. SE
04053 Astragalus amphioxys  var. amphioxys   "crescent milkvetch" 1.5 mi. SE
04040 Astragalus asclepiadoides      "milkweed milkvetch" 1.5 mi. SE
00971 Astragalus asclepiadoides      "milkweed milkvetch" 1.4 mi. SE
00972 Astragalus coltonii  var. coltonii   "Colton's milkvetch" 1.4 mi. SE
03988 Astragalus cymboides      "canoe milkvetch" 1.5 mi. SE
03989 Astragalus cymboides      "canoe milkvetch" 1.5 mi. SE
03993 Astragalus lonchocarpus      "greater rushy milkvetch" 1.5 mi. SE
09994 Astragalus moencoppensis      "Moenkopi milkvetch" 1 mi. W
01282 Atriplex canescens  var. canescens   "four-winged saltbush" 2.2 mi. NE
00710 Castilleja scabrida  var. scabrida   "rough paintbrush" 1.5 mi. N
09214 Chrysothamnus linifolius      "spearleaf rabbitbrush" 1.2 mi. NE
04052 Cryptantha flava      "yellow cat's eye" 1.5 mi. SE
00968 Enceliopsis nudicaulis      "nakedstem sunray" 1.4 mi. SE
01281 Ephedra torreyana      "Torrey's ephedra" 1.4 mi. NE
04054 Erigeron compactus  var. consimilis   "San Rafael cushion-daisy" 1.5 mi. SE
04057 Eriogonum shockleyi      "Shockley's wild buckwheat" 1.5 mi. SE
04055 Hilaria jamesii      "James' galleta" 1.5 mi. SE
00970 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. arizonica   "Arizona four-nerve daisy" 1.4 mi. SE
04056 Hymenoxys richardsonii  var. floribunda   "Colorado rubberweed" 1.5 mi. SE
00460 Machaeranthera grindelioides  var. grindelioides   "gumweed tansy aster" 1.5 mi. N
01286 Mahonia fremontii      "Fremont's mahonia" 2.2 mi. NE
00424 Melilotus officinalis      "yellow sweetclover" 1.5 mi. N
00463 Opuntia polyacantha  var. polyacantha   "hairspine pricklypear" 1.5 mi. N
09217 Populus deltoides  var. fremontii   "Fremont's cottonwood" 1.2 mi. NE
09212 Salix exigua      "narrow-leaf willow" 1.2 mi. NE
09215 Sarcobatus vermiculatus      "greasewood" 1.2 mi. NE
04058 Sclerocactus whipplei  var. roseus  1.5 mi. SE
00456 Sphaeralcea parvifolia      "small-leaf globemallow" 1.5 mi. N
09213 Tamarix chinensis      "five-stamen tamarisk" 1.2 mi. NE
00459 Tamarix chinensis      "five-stamen tamarisk" 1.5 mi. N
00457 Wyethia scabra      "rough mule's ears" 1.5 mi. N


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Assembly Hall Peak (Summit) Emery County, UT 1256 ft. W 5948  Bottleneck Peak 
Buckhorn Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 1 mi. N   Buckhorn Reservoir 
San Rafael Bridge Campground (Locale) Emery County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 5102  Bottleneck Peak 
Window Blind Peak (Summit) Emery County, UT 1.6 mi. S 6831  Bottleneck Peak 
Road Draw (Valley) Emery County, UT 1.4 mi. NW   Bottleneck Peak 
Bottleneck Peak (Summit) Emery County, UT 1.9 mi. W 6349  Bottleneck Peak 
Calf Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 2.7 mi. N   Bob Hill Knoll 
Pine Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 2.8 mi. N   Devils Hole 
Prickly Pear Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 3.4 mi. NE 6355  Bottleneck Peak 
Limestone Bench (Bench) Emery County, UT 3.9 mi. S 5748  Bottleneck Peak 
Red Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 3.4 mi. SE   Devils Hole 
Cow Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.2 mi. N   Chimney Rock 
West Fork Red Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 3.5 mi. E   Devils Hole 
East Fork Red Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 3.5 mi. E   Devils Hole 
Oil Well Draw (Valley) Emery County, UT 4 mi. SE   The Wickiup 
Cane Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.5 mi. W   The Blocks 
Emery County (Civil) Emery County, UT 5.5 mi. S 5801  The Wickiup 
White Horse Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.8 mi. SE   Devils Hole 
Little Grand Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.7 mi. NW   Sids Mountain 
Good Water Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.7 mi. NW   Bottleneck Peak 


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

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