Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15874 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus lentiginosus Douglas ex Hook.
Infraspecific    var. araneosus (Sheldon) Barneby
Common name   cobweb-pod freckled milkvetch
Collector(s)
S. Hegji   99  
Coll. Date 07 May 2011 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Millard County
Locality along dirt road between North Knoll Spring and Knoll Springs
     Elev.: 4897 ft. (1493 m.)
Habitat Notes Sarcobatus alkali flats. 
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° 15'  35.64" N, 113° 51'  40.68" 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 lentiginosus var. diphysus (Gray) M.E. Jones

     Astragalus araneosus Sheldon
     Astragalus lentiginosus var. albiflorus (Gray) Schoener
     Astragalus lentiginosus var. araneosus (Sheldon) Barneby
     Astragalus lentiginosus var. mcdougallii (Sheldon) M.E. Jones
     Astragalus lentiginosus var. wahweapensis Welsh

Common Name(s): freckled milkvetch, speckledpod milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=192557, click for more information and references)

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

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.
15873 Dodecatheon pulchellum  var. pulchellum  1.1 mi. SE
16880 Hesperochiron pumilus      "dwarf hesperochiron" 2664 ft. NE
15872 Potentilla anserina      "silverweed" 1.6 mi. SE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
North Knoll Spring (Spring) Millard County, UT 2759 ft. N 4879  North Knoll Spring 
Horse Trap Spring (Spring) Millard County, UT 1.1 mi. S 4866  Knoll Hill 
Knoll Springs (Spring) Millard County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 4872  Hole in the Ground 
Knoll Hill (Summit) Millard County, UT 2.6 mi. SE 6231  Knoll Hill 
Browns Wash (Arroyo) Millard County, UT 3.4 mi. E   Conger Mountain 
Baker Creek (Stream) White Pine County, NV 4.4 mi. SW   Wheeler Peak 
Baker Creek (Stream) Millard County, UT 4.4 mi. SW   Baker 
Red Gulch (Valley) Millard County, UT 4.6 mi. NE   Conger Mountain 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus lentiginosus  Douglas ex Hook.

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+lentiginosus

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