Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 06738 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus cibarius Sheldon
Common name   browse milkvetch
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   2260  
Coll. Date 25 May 2002 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Sanpete County
Locality Highway 89, 3.4 mi S of Fairview, turn off to rock quary, 0.3 mi past quary, slope on S side of road.
     Elev.: 6035 ft. (1840 m.)
Habitat Notes sage 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° 35'  N, 111° 25'  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 cibarius Sheldon

Common Name(s): browse milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25463, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 06738s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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01498
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01637
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02847
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06809
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06968
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10299
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11530
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15861
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15861
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15861
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15861
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15891
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15891
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15891

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
06737 Alyssum parviflorum     same section
06739 Hackelia patens  var. patens   "spotted stickseed" same section
06740 Lithospermum ruderale      "western stoneseed" same section
07242 Lycium barbarum      "matrimony vine" 1.8 mi. NE
07241 Prunus americana      "American plum" 1.8 mi. NE
06741 Senecio integerrimus  var. exaltatus   "Columbia ragwort" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Cove Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 0.8 mi. S   Mount Pleasant 
Round Hills (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 1.1 mi. SW 6254  Mount Pleasant 
North Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 1.9 mi. SW   Mount Pleasant 
Spring Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 2.2 mi. N   Fairview Lakes 
North Fork Birch Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 1.8 mi. E   Huntington Reservoir 
South Fork Birch Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 1.8 mi. E   Huntington Reservoir 
Lower Debris Basin (Basin) Sanpete County, UT 2.5 mi. S 6244  Mount Pleasant 
Little North Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 2.2 mi. W   Mount Pleasant 
A J Camper Park (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 5870  Mount Pleasant 
Birch Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 2.3 mi. W   Mount Pleasant 
Mule Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 2.4 mi. SW   Mount Pleasant 
Upper Debris Basin (Basin) Sanpete County, UT 3 mi. SE 6693  Mount Pleasant 
North Fork North Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 2.8 mi. SE   Huntington Reservoir 
South Fork North Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 2.8 mi. SE   Huntington Reservoir 
Woolf Hollow (Valley) Sanpete County, UT 2.8 mi. SE   Mount Pleasant 
Quaking Hollow Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 2.7 mi. SE   Huntington Reservoir 
Fairview School (School) Sanpete County, UT 3.3 mi. N 6063  Fairview 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Sanpete County, UT 3.2 mi. N 5952  Fairview 
Fairview (Populated Place) Sanpete County, UT 3.2 mi. N 5955  Fairview 
Fairview Post Office (Post Office) Sanpete County, UT 3.2 mi. N 5962  Fairview 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus cibarius  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+cibarius

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