Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 12459 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Astragalus oocalycis M.E. Jones
Common name   Arboles milkvetch
W.E. Harmon   10471  
Coll. Date 13 June 1980 
United States
Archuleta County
Locality On US Highway 160, west of Pagosa Springs and 3.7 miles west of junction with Colorado State Highway 151, road cut.
     Elev.: 6550 ft. (1997 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° 13'  53" N, 107° 21'  17" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)


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

     Astragalus oocalycis M.E. Jones

Common Name(s): Arboles milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25614, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12459s1.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
Chimney Rock Post Office (Post Office) Archuleta County, CO 2608 ft. SE 6578  Chimney Rock 
Yellowjacket Creek (Stream) Archuleta County, CO 0.9 mi. SE   Baldy Mountain 
Piedra (Populated Place) Archuleta County, CO 0.9 mi. SE 6572  Chimney Rock 
Lower Piedra Campground (Locale) Archuleta County, CO 1 mi. NE 6595  Chimney Rock 
Cooper Canyon (Valley) Archuleta County, CO 1.7 mi. N   Devil Mountain 
Tres Piedras Ranch (Locale) Archuleta County, CO 2 mi. N 6664  Devil Mountain 
Elk Creek (Stream) Archuleta County, CO 2.8 mi. N   Devil Mountain 
Pole Gulch (Valley) Archuleta County, CO 2.3 mi. W   Pargin Mountain 
Squaw Creek (Stream) Archuleta County, CO 2.5 mi. W   Baldy Mountain 
Devil Creek (Stream) Archuleta County, CO 3.3 mi. S   Devil Mountain 
Dry Lake Reservoir (Reservoir) Archuleta County, CO 3.3 mi. N 8432  Baldy Mountain 
Peterson Gulch (Valley) Archuleta County, CO 3.5 mi. S   Pargin Mountain 
Mule Mountain (Summit) Archuleta County, CO 3.1 mi. NE 8934  Devil Mountain 
Little Bull Creek (Stream) Archuleta County, CO 3.4 mi. SW   Pargin Mountain 
Freeman Creek (Stream) Archuleta County, CO 3 mi. W   Baldy Mountain 
Little Squaw Creek (Stream) Archuleta County, CO 3 mi. W   Pargin Mountain 
Yellowjacket Guard Station (Locale) Archuleta County, CO 3 mi. W 7031  Pargin Mountain 
Fosset Gulch (Valley) Archuleta County, CO 4 mi. S   Pargin Mountain 
Blind Gulch (Valley) Archuleta County, CO 3.4 mi. W   Pargin Mountain 
Heflin Creek (Stream) Archuleta County, CO 4.1 mi. N   Baldy Mountain 


Taxon Links for species Astragalus oocalycis  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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