Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 04288 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus lonchocarpus Torr.
Common name   greater rushy milkvetch
Collector(s)
D. Carter   s.n.  
Coll. Date 13 May 2000 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Wayne County
Locality Just outside the west entrance of Capitol Reef National Park.
    
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 37° 51'  54" N, 111° 5'  7" W
Township Range T34S, R7E, Sec. 12  
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):

     Astragalus lonchocarpus Torr.

Common Name(s): great rushy milkvetch, rushy milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25567, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04288s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02730s1.jpg 
02730
specimen image: 03993s1.jpg 
03993
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05986
specimen image: 06114s1.jpg 
06114
specimen image: 08408s1.jpg 
08408
specimen image: 09414s1.jpg 
09414
specimen image: 09521s2.jpg 
09521
specimen image: 10930s1.jpg 
10930
specimen image: 12538s1.jpg 
12538
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12676
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12676
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12676
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13141

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14387 Tetradymia canescens      "spineless horsebrush" 1.9 mi. NE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Studhorse Peaks (Summit) Garfield County, UT 1.8 mi. W 6943  Wagon Box Mesa 
Strike Valley Overlook (Locale) Garfield County, UT 1.9 mi. NE 5988  Bitter Creek Divide 
Peak-a-boo Rock (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.3 mi. E 6224  Wagon Box Mesa 
Wagon Box Mesa (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. S 7225  Wagon Box Mesa 
Oyster Shell Reef (Bar) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. NE 5286  Bitter Creek Divide 
Bitter Spring Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. NE   Bitter Creek Divide 
Burr Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. E   Wagon Box Mesa 
Onion Flats Seep (Spring) Garfield County, UT 5 mi. N 6549  Bitter Creek Divide 
Swap Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.1 mi. E   Cave Flat 
Creek Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.5 mi. E   Bitter Creek Divide 
White Canyon Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 5.1 mi. N 6519  Lamp Stand 
Pioneer Mesa (Summit) Garfield County, UT 5.4 mi. SW 6431  Pioneer Mesa 
Wolverine Petrified Wood Area (Area) Garfield County, UT 5.1 mi. SW 6017  Pioneer Mesa 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus lonchocarpus  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=Astragalus+lonchocarpus

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