Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 10000 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Eriogonum flexum M.E. Jones
Debi Clark   s.n.  
Coll. Date 22 May 2003 
United States
Garfield County
Locality Circle Cliffs, E of Wagon Box Mesa.
     Elev.: 5905 ft. (1800 m.)
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° 48'  45" N, 111° 1'  31" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.


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

     Stenogonum flexum (M.E. Jones) Reveal & J.T. Howell

     Eriogonum flexum M.E. Jones
     Eriogonum flexum var. ferronis M.E. Jones

Common Name(s): bent twowhorl buckwheat, bent two-whorl buckwheat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21321, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10000s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 08510s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10181s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10386s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10393as2.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Creek Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. N   Bitter Creek Divide 
Burr Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. N   Wagon Box Mesa 
Willow Tanks (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 2.5 mi. E 4876  The Post 
Cottonwood Tanks (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. E 4859  The Post 
The Post (Locale) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. NE 4981  The Post 
Wagon Box Mesa (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. W 7225  Wagon Box Mesa 
Swap Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. N   Cave Flat 
Peak-a-boo Rock (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. N 6224  Wagon Box Mesa 
Muley Twist Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.6 mi. SE   Bitter Creek Divide 
Bitter Spring Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 5.4 mi. N   Bitter Creek Divide 
Strike Valley Overlook (Locale) Garfield County, UT 5.3 mi. N 5988  Bitter Creek Divide 
Muley Tanks (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 5.1 mi. SE 4639  The Post 
Swap Mesa (Summit) Garfield County, UT 5.7 mi. NE 5561  Cave Flat 


Taxon Links for species Eriogonum flexum  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

Google Images

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