Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 12428 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Melilotus albus Medik.
R.L. Hartman   49926  
Coll. Date 22 August 1994 
United States
Teton County
Locality Gros Ventre area, confluence of Flat Creek and the Snake River, ca 6 air miles S of Jackson.
     Elev.: 6000 ft. (1829 m.)
Habitat Notes along waterway, upslope. 
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 43° 23'  7" N, 110° 44'  37" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Melilotus officinalis (L.) Lam.

     Melilotus albus Medik.
     Melilotus albus var. annuus Coe

Common Name(s): yellow sweetclover, yellow sweet-clover.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=26150, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12428s1.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
Flat Creek (Stream) Teton County, WY 178 ft. N   Turquoise Lake 
Squaw Creek (Stream) Teton County, WY 1493 ft. SE   Cache Creek 
Game Creek (Stream) Teton County, WY 2859 ft. N   Cache Creek 
Bohnetts Canyon (Valley) Teton County, WY 0.9 mi. SW   Munger Mountain 
Dells Canyon (Valley) Teton County, WY 1.1 mi. S   Munger Mountain 
Horsethief Canyon (Valley) Teton County, WY 1.1 mi. N   Cache Creek 
Little Horsethief Canyon (Valley) Teton County, WY 1.2 mi. NW   Jackson 
Georges Canyon (Valley) Teton County, WY 1.4 mi. S   Munger Mountain 
Wilson Canyon (Valley) Teton County, WY 1.3 mi. NW   Cache Creek 
Porcupine Creek (Stream) Teton County, WY 1.7 mi. SE   Cache Creek 
Melody Ranch Airport (Airport) Teton County, WY 2.2 mi. NW 6070  Jackson 
Melody Ranch (Locale) Teton County, WY 2.2 mi. NW 6004  Jackson 
Green Mountain (Summit) Teton County, WY 2.7 mi. N 6201  Jackson 
Coles Canyon (Valley) Teton County, WY 3.1 mi. S   Camp Davis 
Horse Creek (Stream) Teton County, WY 3.3 mi. S   Bull Creek 
Munger Mountain (Summit) Teton County, WY 3.2 mi. SW 8252  Munger Mountain 
Little Horse Creek (Stream) Teton County, WY 3.6 mi. SE   Bull Creek 
South Park (Populated Place) Teton County, WY 3.6 mi. NW 6057  Jackson 
Squaw Creek (Stream) Teton County, WY 3.2 mi. W   Munger Mountain 
Hoback Junction (Populated Place) Teton County, WY 4.4 mi. S 5952  Camp Davis 


Taxon Links for species Melilotus albus  Medik.

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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