Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15921 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus calycosus Torr. ex S. Watson
Common name   Torrey's milkvetch
Collector(s)
S. Hegji   138  
Coll. Date 23 June 2011 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Tooele County
Locality Five Mile Pass;
     Elev.: 5284 ft. (1611 m.)
Habitat Notes with juniper, sagebrush, low forbs. 
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 40° 13'  45.77" N, 112° 11'  32.32" 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):

     Astragalus calycosus Torr. ex S. Wats.

Common Name(s): matted poison milkvetch, mattedmilkvetch, Torrey's milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25449, 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
                                                                                            

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.
06682 Cryptantha humilis      "round-spiked cat's eye" same section
06681 Cymopterus purpurascens      "wide-winged spring parsley" same section
03772 Ipomopsis congesta  var. congesta   "ball-headed gilia" same section
02841 Mentzelia laevicaulis      "smoothstem blazingstar" same section
04191 Phlox hoodii  var. canescens   "carpet phlox" 2870 ft. NW

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Fivemile Pass (Gap) Tooele County, UT 0.7 mi. E 5309  Fivemile Pass 
Clay Mine (Mine) Tooele County, UT 2.1 mi. N 5650  Mercur 
Thorpe Hills (Summit) Tooele County, UT 2.4 mi. SE 5896  Fivemile Pass 
Sunshine Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 3 mi. N   Mercur 
Sunshine (Locale) Tooele County, UT 3.2 mi. N 6122  Mercur 
Wells Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. NE   Mercur 
Alma Young Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 3 mi. N   Mercur 
Sevenmile Pass (Gap) Tooele County, UT 3.1 mi. SE 5633  Fivemile Pass 
Mitchell Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 3.4 mi. N   Mercur 
Sabie Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 3.5 mi. SW   Sabie Mountain 
Clay Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 3.7 mi. NE   Mercur 
Boulter Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 3.7 mi. SW   Sabie Mountain 
Manning Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 4.2 mi. NE   Mercur 
Poker Knoll (Summit) Tooele County, UT 4.6 mi. S 5309  Fivemile Pass 
Fairfield Station (historical) (Building) Utah County, UT 3.9 mi. NE 5102  Mercur 
McFait Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 4.5 mi. N   Mercur 
Violet Ray Mine (Mine) Tooele County, UT 4.9 mi. N 7569  Mercur 
Manning (Locale) Utah County, UT 5 mi. N 5929  Mercur 
Topliff (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 5.2 mi. S 5122  Fivemile Pass 
Gillmore Well (Well) Tooele County, UT 4.3 mi. NW 5148  Ophir 

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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