Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 05613 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Eriogonum nummulare M.E. Jones
Common name   money wild buckwheat
K.T. Harper   2001-387  
   with C.S. Harper
Coll. Date 15 September 2001 
United States
Juab County
Locality Jerico dunes, ca. 14 miles W and 21 miles S of Eureka.
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 39° 38'  50" N, 112° 23'  32" W
Township Range T13S, R5W, Sec. 34, SW1/4  
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).
Specimen Notes Sheet 1 of 2. 


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

     Eriogonum nummulare M.E. Jones

     Eriogonum dudleyanum S. Stokes
     Eriogonum kearneyi Tidestrom
     Eriogonum kearneyi ssp. monoense (S. Stokes) Munz ex Reveal
     Eriogonum kearneyi var. monoense (S. Stokes) Reveal
     Eriogonum nodosum var. kearneyi (Tidestrom) S. Stokes
     Eriogonum nodosum ssp. monoense S. Stokes

Common Name(s): Kearney's buckwheat, money buckwheat, money wild buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21207, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Polygonales
                                Family: Polygonaceae
                                    Genus: Eriogonum
                                        Species: Eriogonum nummulare


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05613as1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 13139s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
02578 Amaranthus retroflexus      "redroot pigweed" 1 mi. S
02589 Ambrosia acanthicarpa      "flatspine bur ragweed" 1 mi. S
02590 Ambrosia acanthicarpa      "flatspine bur ragweed" 1 mi. S
02584 Astragalus piutensis      "Marysvale milkvetch" 1 mi. S
02592 Bassia scoparia      "summer-cypress" 1 mi. S
05609 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. turbinatus   "dune rubber rabbitbrush" same section
02580 Corispermum americanum      "American bugseed" 1 mi. S
05611 Corispermum americanum      "American bugseed" same section
05610 Croton texensis      "Texas croton" same section
13139 Eriogonum nummulare      "money wild buckwheat" same section
05612 Helianthus anomalus      "western sand sunflower" same section
02587 Machaeranthera canescens      "gray tansy aster" 1 mi. S
04750 Penstemon angustifolius  var. dulcis   "sweet narrow-leaf beardtongue" 2.3 mi. SE
05608 Psoralidium lanceolatum  var. lanceolatum  same section
08685 Psoralidium lanceolatum  var. stenostachys  1.8 mi. S
02586 Salsola paulsenii      "barbwire Russian thistle" 1 mi. S
02585 Salsola tragus      "prickly Russian thistle" 1 mi. S
02588 Sambucus caerulea     1 mi. S
02579 Solanum triflorum      "cut-leaf nightshade" 1 mi. S
02583 Sphaeralcea parvifolia      "small-leaf globemallow" 1 mi. S
02591 Tragopogon dubius      "yellow salsify" 1 mi. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Sand Mountain Campground (Locale) Juab County, UT 0.6 mi. S 4922  Lynndyl NW 
Sand Hills (Summit) Juab County, UT 0.8 mi. SW 5371  Lynndyl NW 
Sand Mountain (Summit) Juab County, UT 1.5 mi. S 5601  Lynndyl NW 
White Sand Dunes (Area) Juab County, UT 1.6 mi. NE 4954  Lynndyl NW 
Oasis Campground (Locale) Juab County, UT 3.6 mi. NE 5066  Tanner Creek Narrows 
Sahara Sand Dunes Heliport (Airport) Juab County, UT 3.8 mi. NE 5102  Tanner Creek Narrows 
Little Sahara National Recreation Area (Park) Juab County, UT 4.2 mi. N 5105  Tanner Creek Narrows 
Tanner Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 4.4 mi. S   Sabie Mountain 
Jericho Wash (Valley) Juab County, UT 4.7 mi. NE   Maple Peak 


Taxon Links for species Eriogonum nummulare  M.E. Jones

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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