Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 08007 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Prosopis glandulosa Torr.
Common name   honey mesquite
W. Yates   s.n.  
Coll. Date 30 September 2002 
United States
Washington County
Locality Santa Clara.
Habitat Notes sagebrush 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 37° 12'  N, 113° 44'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


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

     Prosopis glandulosa Torr.

Common Name(s): honey mesquite.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=26879, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08007s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05267s2.jpg 
specimen image: 15948s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08306 Sophora stenophylla      "fringe-leaf necklacepod" 1.1 mi. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Santa Clara Bench (Bench) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. SE 3281  Santa Clara 
Ivins Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 3094  Santa Clara 
Ivins Bench Dam (Dam) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 3087  Santa Clara 
Ivins Bench Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 3087  Santa Clara 
Shivwits (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 3202  Shivwits 
Upper Santa Clara Bench Canal (Canal) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 3212  Santa Clara 
Shem (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2 mi. W 3297  Shivwits 
Hellhole (Basin) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. E 3429  Santa Clara 
Pahcoon Spring Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. W   Gunlock 
Dry Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. SE   Santa Clara 
Camp Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 3452  Shivwits 
Red Mountains (Range) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. NE 4705  Santa Clara 
Paiute Indian Reservation (Reserve) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. SW 3566  Shivwits 
Lower Santa Clara Bench Canal (Canal) Washington County, UT 3.6 mi. SE 3035  Santa Clara 
Wittwer Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 4 mi. S   Shivwits 
Gunlock Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 3.9 mi. N 3717  Shivwits 
Gunlock Dam (Dam) Washington County, UT 3.9 mi. N 3717  Shivwits 
Manganese Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.8 mi. NW   Gunlock 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 3.6 mi. SE 3081  Santa Clara 
Ivins (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 3.7 mi. SE 3081  Santa Clara 


Taxon Links for species Prosopis glandulosa  Torr.

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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