Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 04980 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Astragalus ampullarioides (S.L. Welsh) S.L. Welsh
Status This species is a state or federal sensitive species.
R. Van Buren   474  
   with K.T. Harper, J. Simpson
Coll. Date 31 March 2001 
United States
Washington County
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.
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)
Voucher Voucher of taxa associated with Astragalus ampullarioides, R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper 
Specimen Notes Astragalus ampullarioides study site. 


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04980s3.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03008s2.jpg 
specimen image: 03019s3.jpg 
specimen image: 03102s2.jpg 
specimen image: 04206s2.jpg 
specimen image: 04210s2.jpg 
specimen image: 04981s3.jpg 
specimen image: 13161s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13187s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
04981 Astragalus ampullarioides     1212 ft. SE
04983 Bromus rubens      "red brome" 1212 ft. SE
02634 Camissonia       "suncup" 1.6 mi. NW
04992 Cryptantha barbigera      "bearded forget-me-not" 1212 ft. SE
02633 Eriogonum       "buckwheat" 1.8 mi. NW
04987 Eschscholzia glyptosperma      "desert poppy" 1212 ft. SE
06212 Grayia spinosa      "spiny hopsage" same section
06211 Microsteris gracilis      "slender phlox" same section
04973 Oenothera primiveris      "desert evening primrose" 1212 ft. SE
04977 Phacelia ambigua      "notch-leaf scorpionweed" 1212 ft. SE
04974 Phacelia crenulata      "notch-leaf scorpionweed" 1212 ft. SE
02520 Prenanthella exigua      "thorny skeleton plant" 1.4 mi. NW
04975 Schismus arabicus      "Arabian grass" 1212 ft. SE
04990 Schismus barbatus      "Mediterranean grass" 1212 ft. SE
04991 Silene antirrhina      "sleepy silene" 1212 ft. SE
04984 Streptanthella longirostris      "long-beaked streptanthella" 1212 ft. SE
04979 Syntrichopappus fremontii      "Fremont's gold" 1212 ft. SE
04982 Xylorhiza tortifolia  var. tortifolia   "Mojave woody aster" 1212 ft. SE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
T-Bone Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 1431 ft. N 3402  Washington 
Red Hills (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. S 3140  Saint George 
Sugarloaf (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. S 3068  Saint George 
Black Knolls (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.2 mi. NE 3327  Washington 
West Saint George Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. SW 2966  Washington 
KZEZ-FM (St George) (Tower) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. S 3045  Saint George 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. S 2907  Saint George 
Sait George City Dam (Dam) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. N 3484  Washington 
Black Knolls Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. N 3484  Washington 
Middleton Black Ridge (Ridge) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 3114  Washington 
Santa Clara Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. E 3176  Washington 
Santa Clara Dam (Dam) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. E 3176  Washington 
Hillside Palms RV Park (Park) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. S 2812  Saint George 
Brigham Young Winter Home (Park) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. S 2779  Saint George 
Red Hills Shopping Plaza (Locale) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. S 2802  Saint George 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. S 2763  Saint George 
East City Center (Locale) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. S 2756  Saint George 
East Saint George Springs (Spring) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 2877  Saint George 
Saint George Catholic Church (Church) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. S 2769  Saint George 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 2832  Saint George 


Taxon Links for species Astragalus ampullarioides  (S.L. Welsh) S.L. Welsh

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

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