Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 01185 
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)
K. Anderson   67  
Coll. Date 11 June 1991 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Wayne County
Locality [none]
     Elev.: 8400 ft. (2561 m.)
Habitat Notes pavement, large rocks, sandy soil; juniper 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° 29'  28" N, 111° 39'  41" W
Township Range T27S, R2E, Sec. 2  
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):

     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.
01205 Achnatherum hymenoides      "Indian ricegrass" 1.4 mi. SW
01189 Androsace septentrionalis      "pygmy-flowered rockjasmine" same section
01204 Astragalus lentiginosus  var. araneosus   "cobweb-pod freckled milkvetch" 1.4 mi. SW
01206 Astragalus welshii      "Loa milkvetch" 1.4 mi. SW
01207 Castilleja chromosa      "common paintbrush" 1.4 mi. SW
01187 Castilleja chromosa      "common paintbrush" same section
01188 Pediocactus simpsonii      "Simpson's pincushion cactus" same section
01186 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" same section
01203 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" 1.4 mi. SW

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Nampab Swale (Valley) Wayne County, UT 1.2 mi. NW   Fish Lake 
Elias Wells Hollow (Valley) Wayne County, UT 1.3 mi. NE   Fish Lake 
Row of Pines Bench (Bench) Wayne County, UT 1.3 mi. SE 8248  Loa 
Willow Springs (Stream) Sevier County, UT 1.6 mi. NE   Fish Lake 
Crevice Spring (Spring) Sevier County, UT 2.6 mi. N 8829  Fish Lake 
Briggs Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 2.5 mi. NE   Fish Lake 
Little Mountain (Summit) Wayne County, UT 2.4 mi. W 9029  Loa 
Graveyard Hollow (Valley) Wayne County, UT 3 mi. SE   Loa 
Second Ledges (Cliff) Wayne County, UT 2.5 mi. E 8363  Lyman 
The Ledges (Cliff) Wayne County, UT 2.8 mi. SE 7845  Lyman 
Fremont Cemetery (Cemetery) Wayne County, UT 3.1 mi. SE 7231  Loa 
Fremont Loa Ditch (Canal) Wayne County, UT 3.1 mi. SE 7248  Loa 
Sidehill Spring (Spring) Sevier County, UT 3.2 mi. NE 8921  Fish Lake 
Silas Spring (Spring) Sevier County, UT 3.5 mi. N 9548  Fish Lake 
Spring Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 3 mi. NE 8245  Forsyth Reservoir 
Fremont (Populated Place) Wayne County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 7235  Lyman 
Loa Fish Hatchery (Locale) Wayne County, UT 3.6 mi. S 7133  Loa 
Brian Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 3.7 mi. S 7149  Loa 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Wayne County, UT 3.3 mi. SE 7221  Lyman 
Dry Valley (Valley) Wayne County, UT 3.7 mi. SE   Loa 

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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