Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15870 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus calycosus Torr. ex S. Watson
Infraspecific    var. calycosus 
Common name   Torrey's milkvetch
Collector(s)
S. Hegji   95  
Coll. Date 07 May 2011 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Juab County
Locality 10 meters off Highway 132, where it crests Furner Ridge;
     Elev.: 5665 ft. (1727 m.)
Habitat Notes sandy, gravely hillside; with junipers. 
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° 40'  3" N, 112° 3'  0.18" 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):

     Astragalus calycosus var. calycosus Torr. ex S. Wats.

     Astragalus calycosus var. mancus (Rydb.) Barneby

Common Name(s): Torrey milkvetch, Torrey's milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=192389, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Fabales
                                Family: Fabaceae
                                    Genus: Astragalus
                                        Species: Astragalus calycosus
                                            Variety: Astragalus calycosus var. calycosus
                                                

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.
15871 Lithospermum incisum      "narrow-leaf stoneseed" 168 ft. SE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Furner Pass (Gap) Juab County, UT 535 ft. S 5640  Furner Ridge 
Dog Valley Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. SE 5407  Furner Ridge 
The Holes (Basin) Juab County, UT 2 mi. S 5381  Furner Ridge 
Hole in Rock Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 2.1 mi. S 5319  Furner Ridge 
Furner Valley (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.8 mi. W   Tintic Mountain 
Furner Ridge (Ridge) Juab County, UT 2.9 mi. N 6139  Furner Ridge 
Brough Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 2.4 mi. E 5450  Furner Ridge 
Tidwell Spring (Spring) Juab County, UT 2.4 mi. W 5407  Furner Ridge 
Irons Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 5509  Furner Ridge 
Dog Valley (Valley) Juab County, UT 4.3 mi. SE   Slate Jack Canyon 
West Fork Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 4.6 mi. S 5387  Sage Valley 
Furner Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 3.7 mi. W   Tintic Mountain 
Dog Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 4.5 mi. SE 5611  Sage Valley 
Sugarloaf (Summit) Juab County, UT 3.9 mi. E 5906  Sugarloaf 
Little Sage Valley (Valley) Juab County, UT 5.5 mi. S   Sage Valley 
County Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 5.7 mi. NW   Furner Ridge 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus calycosus  Torr. ex S. Watson

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=Astragalus+calycosus

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