Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 04218 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus pubentissimus Torr. & Gray
Common name   Green River milkvetch
Collector(s)
D. Carter   s.n.  
   with D.M. Barnes
Coll. Date 25 April 2000 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
San Juan County
Locality Utah Highway 95, S of Hanksville;
     Elev.: 6071 ft. (1851 m.)
Habitat Notes dry, rocky soil; desert shrub 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 38° 35'  N, 111° 19'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Astragalus pubentissimus Torr. & Gray

     Astragalus peabodianus M.E. Jones
     Astragalus pubentissimus var. peabodianus (M.E. Jones) Welsh

Common Name(s): Green River milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25645, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Fabales
                                Family: Fabaceae
                                    Genus: Astragalus
                                        Species: Astragalus pubentissimus
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04218s3.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 07036s2.jpg 
07036
specimen image: 10442s2.jpg 
10442
specimen image: 16025a1.jpg 
16025

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Jeffery Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 585 ft. NE 5965  Solomons Temple 
Solomons Temple (Summit) Sevier County, UT 1.2 mi. S 6185  Solomons Temple 
Last Chance Desert (Plain) Sevier County, UT 2 mi. N 5962  Solomons Temple 
Birch Spring (Spring) Sevier County, UT 2.4 mi. SW 6283  Solomons Temple 
Rock Springs (Spring) Emery County, UT 2.8 mi. SW 6322  Solomons Temple 
Solomon Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 3.2 mi. N   Geyser Peak 
Rock Springs Bench (Bench) Sevier County, UT 3.3 mi. S 6129  Solomons Temple 
Last Chance Ranch (Locale) Sevier County, UT 3.4 mi. N 6014  Willow Springs 
Last Chance Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 3.8 mi. N   Johns Peak 
Rock Springs Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.1 mi. E   Geyser Peak 
Jones Bench (Bench) Sevier County, UT 4.8 mi. SW 7094  Solomons Temple 
Limestone Cliffs (Cliff) Sevier County, UT 5.7 mi. N 7133  Willow Springs 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus pubentissimus  Torr. & Gray

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+pubentissimus

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