Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 04275 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum ovalifolium Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. purpureum (Nutt.) Durand
Common name   purple cushion wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
D. Carter   s.n.  
   with D.M. Barnes
Coll. Date 28 April 2000 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Grand County
Locality Highway 191, N of Moab, on E side of road.
     Elev.: 4432 ft. (1351 m.)
Habitat Notes dry wash, sandy soil. 
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° 41'  N, 103° 41'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Eriogonum ovalifolium var. purpureum (Nutt.) Dur.

     Eriogonum davisianum S. Stokes
     Eriogonum ovalifolium var. celsum A. Nels.
     Eriogonum ovalifolium var. multiscapum Gandog.
     Eriogonum ovalifolium var. orthocaulon (Small) C.L. Hitchc.

Common Name(s): cushion buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=195560, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Polygonales
                                Family: Polygonaceae
                                    Genus: Eriogonum
                                        Species: Eriogonum ovalifolium
                                            Variety: Eriogonum ovalifolium var. purpureum
                                                

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.
04277 Phacelia ivesiana  var. ivesiana   "Ives' scorpionweed" same section
04276 Townsendia incana      "silvery Townsend-daisy" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Forder (Locale) Lincoln County, CO 1.2 mi. W 4925  Forder 
Grandma Forgey Grave (Cemetery) Lincoln County, CO 2.4 mi. S 4892  Forder 
Forder Ranch (Locale) Lincoln County, CO 2.3 mi. NW 4967  Forder 
Bar W W Ranch (Locale) Lincoln County, CO 3 mi. S 4853  Forder 
Spring Hill Cemetery (Cemetery) Lincoln County, CO 4.1 mi. SW 5017  Forder 
Dudley Cemetery (Cemetery) Lincoln County, CO 4.5 mi. NE 5223  Karval 
Peace Valley (Valley) Lincoln County, CO 5 mi. SW   Peace Valley 
Kuester Dam (Dam) Lincoln County, CO 5.1 mi. SW 4925  Peace Valley 
Kuester Reservoir (Reservoir) Lincoln County, CO 5.1 mi. SW 4925  Peace Valley 

Links

Taxon Links for species Eriogonum ovalifolium  Nutt.

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+ovalifolium

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