Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 00976 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Robinia pseudoacacia L.
Common name   black locust
J.G. Harris   2245  
Coll. Date 11 May 1990 
United States
Emery County
Locality San Rafael Desert, along Highway 24, between I-70 and the Temple Mtn, road.
     Elev.: 4986 ft. (1520 m.)
Habitat Notes wash bottom community; sandy soil, cultivated. 
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° 37'  46" N, 110° 34'  7" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Robinia pseudoacacia L.

     Robinia pseudoacacia var. rectissima (L.) Raber

Common Name(s): black locust, false acacia, yellow locust.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=504804, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 00976s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00225s1.jpg 
specimen image: 00422s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02283s1.jpg 
specimen image: 03086s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05160s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13480s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14113 Vanclevea stylosa      "resinbush" 2987 ft. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Gilson Butte Well (Well) Emery County, UT 3 mi. S 5161  Gilson Butte 
Swazy Seep (Spring) Emery County, UT 3 mi. N 5040  Old Woman Wash 
Little Gilson Butte (Summit) Emery County, UT 3.2 mi. SW 5138  Gilson Butte 
Mormon Tanks (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 4.2 mi. N 5004  Old Woman Wash 
Temple Spring (Spring) Emery County, UT 3.8 mi. NE 4803  Old Woman Wash 
Farnsworth Tanks (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 3.9 mi. NW 5243  Old Woman Wash 
Gilson Butte (Summit) Emery County, UT 4.2 mi. SW 5391  Gilson Butte 
Old Woman Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.6 mi. NE   Temple Mountain 
Temple Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.6 mi. NE   Temple Mountain 
Lost Spring (Spring) Emery County, UT 5.6 mi. N 4846  Old Woman Wash 
Lost Spring (Spring) Emery County, UT 5.8 mi. NE 4800  Old Woman Wash 


Taxon Links for species Robinia pseudoacacia  L.

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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