Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 01506 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Vicia americana Muhl. ex Willd.
Infraspecific    var. americana 
Common name   American vetch
Collector(s)
T. Billington   s.n.  
   with F. Billington
Coll. Date 10 June 1995 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Tooele County
Locality NW up dirt road off SR 36, just before Juab-Tooele Co. line, ca. 1 mile, S side of road.
     Elev.: 6081 ft. (1854 m.)
Habitat Notes pinyon-juniper-sage community. 
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° 57'  57" N, 112° 15'  30" W
Township Range T10S, R4W, Sec. 11  
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).

Taxonomy


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

     Vicia americana ssp. americana Muhl. ex Willd.

     Vicia americana ssp. oregana (Nutt.) Abrams
     Vicia americana var. oregana (Nutt.) A. Nels.
     Vicia americana var. truncata (Nutt.) Brewer
     Vicia americana var. villosa (Kellogg) F.J. Herm.
     Vicia californica Greene
     Vicia californica var. madrensis Jepson
     Vicia oregana Nutt.
     Vicia sparsifolia var. truncata (Nutt.) S. Wats.

Common Name(s): American vetch, purple vetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=524800, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Fabales
                                Family: Fabaceae
                                    Genus: Vicia
                                        Species: Vicia americana
                                            Subspecies: Vicia americana ssp. americana
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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01119
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01555
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01498 Astragalus cibarius      "browse milkvetch" 1 mi. E
01507 Cardaria draba  var. repens   "lens-podded whitetop" same section
01495 Castilleja angustifolia  var. flavescens   "pale narrow-leaf paintbrush" 1 mi. E
01509 Chorispora tenella      "crossflower" same section
01500 Collinsia parviflora      "maiden blue eyed Mary" 1 mi. E
01512 Conringia orientalis      "hare's ear mustard" 1.4 mi. SW
01501 Crepis occidentalis  var. pumila   "western hawksbeard" 1 mi. E
01510 Cynoglossum officinale      "gypsyflower" 1 mi. E
01505 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" same section
01497 Erigeron engelmannii      "Engelmann's fleabane" 1 mi. E
01511 Erysimum capitatum  var. capitatum   "sand dune wallflower" 1 mi. E
01508 Lappula squarrosa      "European stickseed" same section
01502 Lupinus polyphyllus  var. prunophilus   "hairy bigleaf lupine" 1 mi. E
01504 Phlox austromontana  var. austromontana   "southern phlox" same section
01496 Phlox longifolia      "long-leaf phlox" 1 mi. E
01499 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" 1 mi. E
01503 Zigadenus paniculatus      "foothill death camas" 1 mi. E

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Boulter (Locale) Tooele County, UT 2923 ft. SE 6053  Tintic Junction 
Boulter Summit (Summit) Tooele County, UT 1 mi. SE 6152  Tintic Junction 
Boulter Springs (Spring) Tooele County, UT 2.3 mi. N 5840  Sabie Mountain 
Black Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 2.5 mi. NE   Boulter Peak 
Miners Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 3.1 mi. N   Boulter Peak 
Powell Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 2.9 mi. W 6204  Sabie Mountain 
New Bullion Mine (Mine) Tooele County, UT 3.3 mi. NE 7336  Boulter Peak 
Round Knoll (Summit) Juab County, UT 3.3 mi. E 6500  Tintic Junction 
Summer Ranch (Locale) Juab County, UT 4.1 mi. SW 6365  Sabie Mountain 
Mill Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 4.3 mi. N   Boulter Peak 
Iron Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 3.5 mi. E   Boulter Peak 
Knight (Populated Place) Juab County, UT 3.6 mi. SE 5955  Tintic Junction 
Boulter Peak (Summit) Juab County, UT 4.2 mi. NE 8248  Boulter Peak 
Wing Flat (Flat) Juab County, UT 4.4 mi. SE 5765  Tintic Junction 
Black Rock Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 5 mi. N   Boulter Peak 
Dry Lake (Lake) Tooele County, UT 4.4 mi. NE 7819  Boulter Peak 
Sabie Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 4.7 mi. SW   Sabie Mountain 
Lofgreen (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 4.9 mi. N 5771  Lofgreen 
Sabie Spring (Spring) Juab County, UT 4.6 mi. SW 6628  Sabie Mountain 
Dog Hollow Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 5.1 mi. N   Sabie Mountain 

Links

Taxon Links for species Vicia americana  Muhl. ex Willd.

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=Vicia+americana

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