Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 06695 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus eurekensis M.E. Jones
Common name   Eureka milkvetch
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   2174  
Coll. Date 03 May 2002 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Tooele County
Locality Highway 30, 7.1 miles W of Tintic, dirt access road to railroad tracks.
     Elev.: 5889 ft. (1795 m.)
Habitat Notes W facing slope, PJ 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 39° 59'  N, 112° 16'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Astragalus eurekensis M.E. Jones

Common Name(s): Eureka milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25512, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
06693 Alyssum       "madwort" same section
06694 Boechera demissa     same section
06692 Microsteris gracilis  var. humilior   "slender phlox" same section
06691 Poa secunda      "Sandberg's bluegrass" same section
06696 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Boulter Springs (Spring) Tooele County, UT 1 mi. N 5840  Sabie Mountain 
Boulter (Locale) Tooele County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 6053  Tintic Junction 
Boulter Summit (Summit) Tooele County, UT 2.1 mi. SE 6152  Tintic Junction 
Miners Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.3 mi. NE   Boulter Peak 
Powell Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 2.2 mi. W 6204  Sabie Mountain 
Black Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 2.7 mi. E   Boulter Peak 
New Bullion Mine (Mine) Tooele County, UT 2.9 mi. NE 7336  Boulter Peak 
Mill Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 3.4 mi. NE   Boulter Peak 
Lofgreen (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 3.6 mi. NW 5771  Lofgreen 
Dog Hollow Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 3.8 mi. N   Sabie Mountain 
Black Rock Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 4.1 mi. NE   Boulter Peak 
Round Knoll (Summit) Juab County, UT 3.8 mi. E 6500  Tintic Junction 
Boulter Peak (Summit) Juab County, UT 3.9 mi. E 8248  Boulter Peak 
Iron Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 3.9 mi. E   Boulter Peak 
Dry Lake (Lake) Tooele County, UT 4.1 mi. NE 7819  Boulter Peak 
Summer Ranch (Locale) Juab County, UT 5 mi. S 6365  Sabie Mountain 
Barlow Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 4.9 mi. NE   Boulter Peak 
Sabie Mountain (Summit) Tooele County, UT 4.1 mi. W 7933  Sabie Mountain 
Brush Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 5.3 mi. N   Sabie Mountain 
Knight (Populated Place) Juab County, UT 4.6 mi. SE 5955  Tintic Junction 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus eurekensis  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

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Astragalus+eurekensis

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