Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00388 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus praelongus Sheldon
Common name   Ellis' stinking milkvetch
Collector(s)
Tammy Hunt   2  
Coll. Date 30 April 1989 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Wayne County
Locality southeastern part of the township, head of the Middle Desert; [the original TRS indicates that this was collected in the vicinity of Caineville, however the locality indicates it was collected in the SE part of T27S R7E at the SE end of the Middle Desert, E of the Capitol Reef National Park boundary, J. Alexander, Jan. 2016];
    
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 38° 20'  24" N, 111° 1'  12" W
Township Range T28S, R8E  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 5' (9200 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Astragalus praelongus Sheldon

Common Name(s): stinking milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25639, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 00388s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00376s1.jpg 
00376
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00386
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00715
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01090
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02866
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04245
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05717
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06555
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08490
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08491
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12593
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12593
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12593
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12593
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13118
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13470
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13471

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00491 Erigeron pumilus  var. concinnus   "western shaggy fleabane" same section
00335 Penstemon utahensis      "Utah beardtongue" same section
00259 Sphaeralcea parvifolia      "scarlet globemallow" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Caineville (Populated Place) Wayne County, UT 2562 ft. S 4600  Caineville 
Caineville Wash (Valley) Wayne County, UT 0.8 mi. S   Caine Springs 
Town Point (Cape) Wayne County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 5752  Town Point 
Blue Gate (Gap) Wayne County, UT 1.6 mi. E 4570  Town Point 
Town Point (Cliff) Wayne County, UT 1.7 mi. SE 5174  Town Point 
Blue Gate (Gap) Wayne County, UT 1.9 mi. E 4561  Town Point 
Red Desert (Plain) Wayne County, UT 2.5 mi. W 4922  Caineville 
Hartnet Draw (Valley) Wayne County, UT 3.1 mi. N   Cathedral Mountain 
Sandy Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 3.4 mi. S   Bitter Creek Divide 
Caineville Reef (Cliff) Wayne County, UT 3.6 mi. S 4715  Caineville 
Ekker Butte (Summit) Wayne County, UT 4.2 mi. SE 5834  Town Point 
Huntington North Dam (Dam) Emery County, UT 4.2 mi. E 4603  Town Point 
South Caineville Mesa (Summit) Wayne County, UT 4.3 mi. E 5906  Town Point 
North Caineville Reef (Ridge) Wayne County, UT 5.2 mi. NE 5233  Factory Butte 
Willow Seep (Spring) Wayne County, UT 5.5 mi. N 5079  Caine Springs 
River Ford (Locale) Wayne County, UT 5.6 mi. SW 4817  Caineville 
Aldrich (Locale) Wayne County, UT 5.9 mi. SW 4843  Caineville 
Pleasant Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 5.9 mi. SW   Deer Creek Lake 
North Caineville Mesa (Summit) Wayne County, UT 6.3 mi. NE 6076  Factory Butte 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus praelongus  Sheldon

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+praelongus

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