Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 13083 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Lathyrus pauciflorus Fernald
Common name   few-flowered pea
Donna M. Barnes   5989  
Coll. Date 28 June 2007 
United States
Cache County
Locality Logan Canyon, Right Hand Fork, Logan Peak, [along FR168];
     Elev.: 8864 ft. (2702 m.)
Habitat Notes spruce-fir community; rocky W facing slope. 
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 41° 43'  43" N, 111° 41'  14" W
Datum WGS84 
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):

     Lathyrus pauciflorus Fern.

Common Name(s): fewflower pea, few-flower vetchling.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25867, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 13083s1.jpg specimen image: 13083c1.jpg specimen image: 13083d1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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specimen image: 11121s1.jpg 
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
13094 Agastache urticifolia      "nettle-leaf horse-mint" same section
13093 Balsamorhiza sagittata      "arrow-leaf balsamroot" same section
13236 Balsamorhiza sagittata      "arrow-leaf balsamroot" same section
13080 Calochortus nuttallii      "sego lily" same section
13091 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" same section
13089 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" same section
13090 Eriogonum loganum      "Logan wild buckwheat" same section
13087 Erysimum capitatum  var. capitatum   "sand dune wallflower" same section
13084 Helianthella uniflora      "one-flowered little sunflower" same section
13085 Leucopoa kingii      "spike fescue" same section
13088 Lomatium triternatum  subsp. platycarpum   "Great Basin desert parsley" same section
13079 Orthocarpus tolmiei      "Tolmie's owl's-clover" same section
13086 Osmorhiza occidentalis      "western sweetroot" same section
13092 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" same section
13082 Penstemon leonardii  var. leonardii   "Leonard's beardtongue" same section
13081 Stellaria jamesiana     same section
13095 Valeriana acutiloba      "sharpleaf valerian" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
White Bedground Camp (Locale) Cache County, UT 0.9 mi. E 7878  Logan Peak 
White Bedground Spring (Spring) Cache County, UT 1.1 mi. SE 7694  Logan Peak 
Adams Corral (Locale) Cache County, UT 1.7 mi. S 8160  Logan Peak 
White Rock Spring (Spring) Cache County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 7573  Logan Peak 
Providence Lake (Lake) Cache County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 8678  Logan Peak 
Logan Peak (Summit) Cache County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 9656  Logan Peak 
Guinavah Amphitheater (Locale) Cache County, UT 2.3 mi. N 5105  Mount Elmer 
Beirdneau Campground (Locale) Cache County, UT 2.4 mi. N 5128  Mount Elmer 
Providence Peak (Summit) Cache County, UT 2.1 mi. SW 9439  Logan Peak 
Guinavah Campground (Locale) Cache County, UT 2.4 mi. N 5063  Mount Elmer 
Nook Campground (Locale) Cache County, UT 2.5 mi. N 5210  Mount Elmer 
Beirdneau Hollow (Valley) Cache County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Mount Elmer 
Dewitt Campground (Locale) Cache County, UT 2.3 mi. N 5043  Mount Elmer 
Upper Spring Hollow Picnic Area (Locale) Cache County, UT 2.1 mi. NW 5158  Logan Peak 
Malibu Campground (Locale) Cache County, UT 2.4 mi. N 5056  Mount Elmer 
South Hollow (Valley) Cache County, UT 2.5 mi. S   Logan Peak 
Browns Roll Off Campground (Locale) Cache County, UT 2.5 mi. N 5125  Mount Elmer 
Beindneau Summer Home Area (Populated Place) Cache County, UT 2.6 mi. N 5243  Mount Elmer 
Spring Hollow (Valley) Cache County, UT 2.2 mi. NW   Logan Peak 
Cave Hollow (Valley) Cache County, UT 2.5 mi. S   Logan Peak 


Taxon Links for species Lathyrus pauciflorus  Fernald

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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