Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 17881 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum umbellatum Torr.
Common name   sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1750  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 07 August 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Wayne County
Locality Salt Gulch Creek, along Utah Highway 72.
     Elev.: 8140 ft. (2481 m.)
Latitude Longitude 38° 30'  31.62" N, 111° 31'  37.56" 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.
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes Journal Code: L1S1a. 

Taxonomy


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

     Eriogonum umbellatum Torr.

Common Name(s): sulfer flower buckwheat, sulfur buckwheat, sulfur eriogonum, sulphur wildbuckwheat, sulphur-flower buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21266, click for more information and references)

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

Images

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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
17882 Polygala subspinosa      "spiny milkwort" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Forsyth Dam (Dam) Sevier County, UT 0.6 mi. N 7996  Forsyth Reservoir 
Forsyth Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 0.6 mi. N 7996  Forsyth Reservoir 
Salt Gulch (Valley) Wayne County, UT 0.8 mi. W   Flat Top 
Short Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 1.1 mi. N   Forsyth Reservoir 
Forsyth Springs (Spring) Sevier County, UT 1.3 mi. N 8065  Forsyth Reservoir 
Deer Spring Draw (Valley) Sevier County, UT 1.7 mi. N   Geyser Peak 
West Tidwell Canyon (Valley) Sevier County, UT 1.7 mi. N   Hilgard Mountain 
Sage Flat (Flat) Wayne County, UT 1.8 mi. S 8245  Lyman 
Mormon Fork (Valley) Wayne County, UT 1.7 mi. SE   Lyman 
Morrell Fork (Valley) Wayne County, UT 1.8 mi. SE   Lyman 
U M Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 1.7 mi. W   Hilgard Mountain 
Sweetwater Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 2.2 mi. S   Lyman 
Lighah Fork (Valley) Wayne County, UT 2.1 mi. SE   Lyman 
Forsyth Valley (Valley) Wayne County, UT 1.9 mi. W   Geyser Peak 
Lyges Fork (Stream) Wayne County, UT 2.2 mi. SE   Lyman 
East Tidwell Canyon (Valley) Sevier County, UT 2.4 mi. N   Forsyth Reservoir 
Deer Spring (Spring) Sevier County, UT 2.4 mi. NE 8898  Forsyth Reservoir 
Mill Meadow Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 2.1 mi. W 7687  Forsyth Reservoir 
Hens Hole Flat (Flat) Wayne County, UT 2.3 mi. SE 9331  Flat Top 
Red Canyon (Valley) Wayne County, UT 2.6 mi. SW   Lyman 

Links

Taxon Links for species Eriogonum umbellatum  Torr.

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+umbellatum

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