Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 13519 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Cynanchum utahense (Engelm.) Woodson
Common name   Utah swallow-wort
W. Fertig   23972  
Coll. Date 19 June 2008 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Washington County
Locality Great Basin, Snow Canyon State Park, Three Ponds-Hidden Pinyon trail, ca 6 air miles NW of St. George. 
Township Range T41S R16W S21 NE4SE4  
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):

     Cynanchum utahense (Engelm.) Woods.

     Astephanus utahensis Engelm.

Common Name(s): Utah astephanus, Utah swallowwort, Utah swallow-wort.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=501904, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Gentianales
                                Family: Asclepiadaceae
                                    Genus: Cynanchum
                                        Species: Cynanchum utahense


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Taxon Links for species Cynanchum utahense  (Engelm.) Woodson

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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