Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00384 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus oophorus S. Watson
Infraspecific    var. caulescens (M.E. Jones) M.E. Jones
Common name   pallid egg milkvetch
Collector(s)
R. Johnson   54  
Coll. Date 30 May 1988 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Juab County
Locality 14 miles E of Leamington, off main road on S side.
    
Habitat Notes juniper, sagebrush. 
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'  38" N, 112° 4'  48" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
Specimen Notes [Millard County hand written on label] 

Taxonomy


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

     Astragalus oophorus var. caulescens (M.E. Jones) M.E. Jones

Common Name(s): egg milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=192679, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Fabales
                                Family: Fabaceae
                                    Genus: Astragalus
                                        Species: Astragalus oophorus
                                            Variety: Astragalus oophorus var. caulescens
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 00384s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00213s1.jpg 
00213
specimen image: 00392s2.jpg 
00392
specimen image: 02639s3.jpg 
02639
specimen image: 03778s1.jpg 
03778
specimen image: 03918s1.jpg 
03918
specimen image: 05107s1.jpg 
05107
specimen image: 05853s1.jpg 
05853
specimen image: 06824s2.jpg 
06824
specimen image: 11603d1.jpg 
11603
specimen image: 11603s1.jpg 
11603
specimen image: 11637d1.jpg 
11637
specimen image: 11637s1.jpg 
11637

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09934 Opuntia polyacantha  var. polyacantha   "hairspine pricklypear" 1.4 mi. W
09933 Opuntia polyacantha  var. polyacantha   "hairspine pricklypear" 1.6 mi. W
09932 Pediocactus simpsonii      "Simpson's pincushion cactus" 1.4 mi. W

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Hole in Rock Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 1 mi. SE 5319  Furner Ridge 
The Holes (Basin) Juab County, UT 1 mi. E 5381  Furner Ridge 
Tidwell Spring (Spring) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. N 5407  Furner Ridge 
Furner Valley (Valley) Juab County, UT 2.2 mi. N   Tintic Mountain 
Furner Pass (Gap) Juab County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 5640  Furner Ridge 
Furner Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 2.1 mi. W   Tintic Mountain 
Dog Valley Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 2.4 mi. E 5407  Furner Ridge 
West Fork Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 3.1 mi. S 5387  Sage Valley 
Little Sage Valley (Valley) Juab County, UT 3.7 mi. S   Sage Valley 
Irons Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 3.3 mi. SE 5509  Furner Ridge 
Dog Valley (Valley) Juab County, UT 4.2 mi. SE   Slate Jack Canyon 
Furner Ridge (Ridge) Juab County, UT 4.9 mi. N 6139  Furner Ridge 
Dog Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 4.3 mi. SE 5611  Sage Valley 
Brough Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 4.6 mi. NE 5450  Furner Ridge 
Parley (Populated Place) Juab County, UT 6.3 mi. SW 4862  Champlin Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus oophorus  S. Watson

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+oophorus

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