Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 08344 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Eriogonum bicolor M.E. Jones
Common name   pretty wild buckwheat
Debi Clark   s.n.  
Coll. Date 24 May 2000 
United States
Emery County
Locality Serger's Hole overlook.
     Elev.: 6800 ft. (2073 m.)
Habitat Notes pinyon-juniper woodland, caespitose understory, Carmel 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 38° 34'  41" N, 111° 1'  1" W
Township Range T26S, R8E, Sec. 2, NE1/4 of NW1/4  
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):

     Eriogonum bicolor M.E. Jones

Common Name(s): pretty buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21078, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08344s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00076 Astragalus mollissimus  var. thompsoniae   "Thompson's woolly milkvetch" same section
00103 Cercocarpus intricatus      "little-leaf mountain mahogany" 1.8 mi. S
00109 Chaetopappa ericoides      "rose-heath" same section
00107 Cryptantha confertiflora      "basin yellow cat's eye" 1.8 mi. S
00106 Cryptantha fulvocanescens      "tawny cat's eye" 1.8 mi. S
00108 Cryptantha tenuis      "slender cat's eye" 1.8 mi. S
00931 Erigeron utahensis  var. utahensis   "Utah fleabane" 1.8 mi. S
08343 Eriogonum shockleyi      "Shockley's wild buckwheat" same section
08342 Eriogonum tumulosum      "Woodside wild buckwheat" same section
00094 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. arizonica   "Arizona four-nerve daisy" same section
00141 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. nana   "stemless four-nerve daisy" 1.8 mi. S
00145 Lepidium montanum  var. jonesii   "Jones' pepperwort" 1.8 mi. S
00151 Linum subteres      "sprucemont flax" 1.8 mi. S
00152 Poliomintha incana      "frosted mint" 1.8 mi. S
00078 Purshia mexicana  var. stansburyana   "Stansbury's cliffrose" same section
00102 Rhus aromatica  var. simplicifolia   "skunkbush sumac" 1.8 mi. S
00153 Sclerocactus whipplei  var. roseus  1.8 mi. S
00077 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" same section
00138 Stenotus armerioides  var. armerioides   "thrifty goldenweed" 1.8 mi. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Chimney Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 0.8 mi. N   Ireland Mesa 
Segers Hole (Basin) Emery County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 6122  Hunt Draw 
Horse Heaven Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 2.3 mi. S 6441  The Frying Pan 
Horse Heaven Summit (Summit) Emery County, UT 2.5 mi. S 6424  The Frying Pan 
Moroni Slopes Catchment (Basin) Emery County, UT 2.5 mi. SW 6382  The Frying Pan 
The Pasture (Flat) Emery County, UT 2.6 mi. NE 5082  Hunt Draw 
Johns Hole (Basin) Emery County, UT 3.1 mi. N 6132  The Frying Pan 
Moroni Slopes (Slope) Emery County, UT 3 mi. SW 6165  The Frying Pan 
Chimney Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 2.8 mi. NE   The Frying Pan 
The Chute (Valley) Emery County, UT 3.1 mi. NE   Tomsich Butte 
Last Chance Well (Well) Emery County, UT 3.7 mi. W 5965  The Frying Pan 
East Cedar Mountain Spring (Spring) Emery County, UT 4.3 mi. NW 5942  The Frying Pan 
Ireland Mesa Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 5.4 mi. N   Ireland Mesa 
Keesle Country (Area) Emery County, UT 4.6 mi. E 5496  Hunt Draw 
Frying Pan Catchment (Basin) Emery County, UT 4.8 mi. SW 5925  The Frying Pan 
Slaughter Slopes (Slope) Emery County, UT 5.6 mi. N 6116  Ireland Mesa 
The Frying Pan (Summit) Emery County, UT 5 mi. SW 6083  The Frying Pan 
East Cedar Mountain (Summit) Emery County, UT 5.1 mi. NW 6966  The Frying Pan 
Table Mountain (Summit) Emery County, UT 5.2 mi. SW 6004  The Frying Pan 
Slaughter Slopes Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 5.8 mi. NW 6017  Ireland Mesa 


Taxon Links for species Eriogonum bicolor  M.E. Jones

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

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