Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 00225 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Robinia pseudoacacia L.
Common name   black locust
S. Hatfield   35  
Coll. Date 23 May 1989 
United States
Utah County
Locality Hobble Creek, Springville high School.
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° 6'  31" N, 111° 35'  50" W
Township Range T8S, R3E  
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).


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

     Robinia pseudoacacia L.

     Robinia pseudoacacia var. rectissima (L.) Raber

Common Name(s): black locust, false acacia, yellow locust.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=504804, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 00225s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00422s1.jpg 
specimen image: 00976s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02283s1.jpg 
specimen image: 03086s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05160s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13480s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14014 Astragalus beckwithii  var. beckwithii   "Beckwith's milkvetch" 1.5 mi. SW
00210 Calochortus nuttallii      "sego lily" same section
14024 Camelina microcarpa      "littlepod false flax" 1.8 mi. S
14016 Camelina microcarpa      "littlepod false flax" 1.8 mi. S
14015 Capsella bursa-pastoris      "shepherd's purse" 1.8 mi. S
14017 Chorispora tenella      "crossflower" 1.8 mi. S
00200 Oenothera pallida  var. pallida   "pale evening primrose" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Mapleton Siding (Locale) Utah County, UT 1383 ft. W 4728  Spanish Fork Peak 
Sutro (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. S 4764  Spanish Fork Peak 
East Bench (Bench) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W 4738  Spanish Fork Peak 
East Bench Canal (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 4744  Spanish Fork Peak 
Crowd Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SE   Spanish Fork Peak 
Mapleton Lateral (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. E 4817  Spanish Fork Peak 
Spanish Fork Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. S   Tucker 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. N 4718  Springville 
Moark Junction (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. S 4826  Spanish Fork Peak 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NE 4731  Springville 
Mapleton School (School) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NE 4731  Springville 
Mapleton (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NE 4734  Springville 
Big Slide Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. E   Spanish Fork Peak 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. W 4731  Spanish Fork Peak 
Snell Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. S   Spanish Fork Peak 
Evergreen Cemetery (Cemetery) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. N 4698  Springville 
Dominguez Hill (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. S 5010  Spanish Fork Peak 
Utah County (Civil) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. NW 4646  Spanish Fork 
Middle Slide Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2 mi. E   Spanish Fork Peak 
Larsen School (School) Utah County, UT 2 mi. W 4718  Spanish Fork 


Taxon Links for species Robinia pseudoacacia  L.

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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