Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 02244 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum umbellatum Torr.
Infraspecific    var. umbellatum 
Common name   sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
M. Stevenson   s.n.  
Coll. Date 06 October 1997 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Summit County
Locality [none]
     Elev.: 10400 ft. (3171 m.)
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 40° 58'  52" N, 110° 54'  54" W
Township Range T3N, R9E  
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 grows flat to the ground. 

Taxonomy


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

     Eriogonum umbellatum var. umbellatum Torr.

Common Name(s): sulphur-flower buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=195595, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Polygonales
                                Family: Polygonaceae
                                    Genus: Eriogonum
                                        Species: Eriogonum umbellatum
                                            Variety: Eriogonum umbellatum var. umbellatum
                                                

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.
02242 Abies lasiocarpa      "subalpine fir" same section
02243 Juniperus communis      "common juniper" same section
02237 Vaccinium caespitosum     same section
02245 Vaccinium myrtillus      "whortleberry" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Bull Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 1.9 mi. N   Seven Tree Flat 
Bull Creek (Stream) Uinta County, WY 1.9 mi. N   Seven Tree Flat 
Willow Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 2.5 mi. NE   Seven Tree Flat 
Willow Creek (Stream) Uinta County, WY 2.5 mi. NE   Seven Tree Flat 
Hilliard Westside Canal (Canal) Summit County, UT 2.6 mi. E 7802  Deadman Mountain 
Lannon Ditch (Canal) Summit County, UT 2.8 mi. E 7835  Deadman Mountain 
Crown Ditch (Canal) Uinta County, WY 4 mi. N 7533  Myers Reservoir 
Lone Mountain (Summit) Summit County, UT 3.2 mi. E 7950  Deadman Mountain 
Grassy Lake (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 3.8 mi. SE 8311  Deadman Mountain 
Grassy Lake Dam (Dam) Summit County, UT 3.8 mi. SE 8311  Deadman Mountain 
Hilliard East Fork Canal (Canal) Summit County, UT 3.4 mi. E 7845  Deadman Mountain 
West Fork Bear River (Stream) Summit County, UT 3.5 mi. E   Whitney Reservoir 
Burts-Miller Ranch (Locale) Summit County, UT 3.5 mi. E 7943  Deadman Mountain 
Bear Canal (Canal) Uinta County, WY 4 mi. NE 7664  Pine Knoll 
Young Hollow (Valley) Uinta County, WY 4.5 mi. N   Myers Reservoir 
Hilliard Canal (Canal) Summit County, UT 3.7 mi. E 7986  Deadman Mountain 
Seven Tree Flat (Flat) Summit County, UT 3.8 mi. W 7605  Seven Tree Flat 
Deer Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 4.4 mi. SE   Seven Tree Flat 
Lannon Ditch (Canal) Uinta County, WY 4.2 mi. NE 7701  Pine Knoll 
Massae Reservoir (Reservoir) Uinta County, WY 4.1 mi. NE 7786  Pine Knoll 

Links

Taxon Links for species Eriogonum umbellatum  Torr.

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+umbellatum

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