Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 06193 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Polygonum aubertii Henry
James G. Harris   2709  
Coll. Date 18 September 1994 
United States
Utah County
Locality mouth of Santaquin Canyon, near storage reservoir;
     Elev.: 5182 ft. (1580 m.)
Habitat Notes along roadside. 
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° 57'  26" N, 111° 46'  43" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)


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

     Polygonum aubertii Henry

     Bilderdykia aubertii (Henry) Moldenke
     Fallopia aubertii (Henry) Holub

Common Name(s): Chinese fleecevine.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=20874, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 06193s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05137s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
06195 Artemisia tridentata  var. wyomingensis   "Wyoming big sagebrush" same section
06191 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. gnaphalodes   "gray-stem rubber rabbitbrush" same section
15294 Crepis       "hawksbeard" 1889 ft. S
05523 Euthamia occidentalis      "western goldenrod" 1.6 mi. S
06198 Helianthus annuus  subsp. lenticularis   "common sunflower" same section
15295 Linum perenne      "blue flax" 1889 ft. S
17954 Lonicera utahensis      "Utah honeysuckle" 1246 ft. S
06190 Parthenocissus quinquefolia      "Virginia creeper" same section
06194 Rhus glabra      "smooth sumac" same section
05134 Rubus discolor      "Himalayan blackberry" same section
17955 Solanum dulcamara      "climbing nightshade" 1246 ft. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Santaquin Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 688 ft. SW   Nebo Basin 
Santaquin Debris Basin Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 641 ft. W 5191  Santaquin 
Santaquin Debris Basin Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 641 ft. W 5191  Santaquin 
Pole Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2141 ft. W   Santaquin 
Summit Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 3000 ft. W   Nebo Basin 
Santaquin City Cemetery (Cemetery) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. N 5049  Santaquin 
Calvary Chapel Assembly of God Church (Church) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. N 4994  Santaquin 
Santaquin (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. N 4984  Santaquin 
Santaquin Post Office (Post Office) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. N 4977  Santaquin 
West Park (Flat) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. NW 4997  Santaquin 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. N 4928  Santaquin 
Santaquin School (School) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. N 4971  Santaquin 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. N 4964  Santaquin 
Cedar Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. W   Santaquin 
Bountiful Peak Picnic Area (Locale) Davis County, UT 2.1 mi. NW 4895  Santaquin 
Summit Creek Number Two Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. W 4944  Santaquin 
Summit Creek Number Two Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. W 4944  Santaquin 
Syndicate Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. NE 7159  Payson Lakes 
Golden Relief Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. NE 5745  Payson Lakes 
Trumbolt Picnic Area (Locale) Utah County, UT 3 mi. SE 6204  Santaquin 


Taxon Links for species Polygonum aubertii  Henry

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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