Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 08247 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Eriogonum leptophyllum (Torr. & Gray) Woot. & Standl.
Common name   slenderleaf wild buckwheat
Collector(s)
N.D. Atwood   23219  
   with Stan Welsh
Coll. Date 26 August 1997 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Colorado
Mesa County
Locality 4 miles E of Glade Park.
     Elev.: 6560 ft. (2000 m.)
Habitat Notes pinyon-juniper community; on Morrison Formation. 
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° 3'  15" N, 108° 44'  38" W
Township Range T11S, R102W, Sec. 36  
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).

Taxonomy


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

     Eriogonum leptophyllum (Torr. & Gray) Woot. & Standl.

     Eriogonum effusum var. leptophyllum Torr. & Gray

Common Name(s): slenderleaf buckwheat, slender-leaf buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21180, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Polygonales
                                Family: Polygonaceae
                                    Genus: Eriogonum
                                        Species: Eriogonum leptophyllum
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08247s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05457s1.jpg 
05457

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Black Ridge (Ridge) Mesa County, CO 0.8 mi. N 7094  Colorado National Monument 
KPRN-FM (Grand Junction) (Tower) Mesa County, CO 0.8 mi. N 7097  Colorado National Monument 
KJOL-FM (Grand Junction) (Tower) Mesa County, CO 0.8 mi. N 7123  Colorado National Monument 
KEKB-FM (Fruita) (Tower) Mesa County, CO 0.8 mi. N 7116  Colorado National Monument 
KIOB-FM (Grand Junction) (Tower) Mesa County, CO 0.9 mi. N 7074  Colorado National Monument 
KJYE-FM (Grand Junction) (Tower) Mesa County, CO 0.9 mi. N 7074  Colorado National Monument 
Highland View Overlook (Locale) Mesa County, CO 1 mi. NE 6326  Colorado National Monument 
Black Ridge Trail (Trail) Mesa County, CO 1.3 mi. N 6739  Colorado National Monument 
Suction Point (Cliff) Mesa County, CO 1.3 mi. SE 6368  Colorado National Monument 
Artists Point (Cliff) Mesa County, CO 1.7 mi. NE 6172  Colorado National Monument 
Squaw Fingers (Pillar) Mesa County, CO 1.7 mi. NE 6004  Colorado National Monument 
Thompson Number 2 Dam (Dam) Mesa County, CO 1.8 mi. SW 6726  Battleship Rock 
Thompson Reservoir Number 2 (Reservoir) Mesa County, CO 1.8 mi. SW 6726  Battleship Rock 
Coke Ovens (Pillar) Mesa County, CO 1.9 mi. NE 5860  Colorado National Monument 
Coke Ovens Overlook (Locale) Mesa County, CO 2 mi. NE 6250  Colorado National Monument 
Fallen Rock Overlook (Locale) Mesa County, CO 2 mi. SE 6516  Colorado National Monument 
Liberty Cap Trail (Trail) Mesa County, CO 1.9 mi. E 6523  Colorado National Monument 
Thompson Number 3 Dam (Dam) Mesa County, CO 2 mi. W 6687  Battleship Rock 
Thompson Reservoir Number 3 (Reservoir) Mesa County, CO 2 mi. W 6680  Battleship Rock 
Thompson Number 1 Dam (Dam) Mesa County, CO 2.4 mi. SW 6765  Battleship Rock 

Links

Taxon Links for species Eriogonum leptophyllum  (Torr. & Gray) Woot. & Standl.

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=Eriogonum+leptophyllum

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