Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 06095 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus calycosus Torr. ex S. Watson
Infraspecific    var. calycosus 
Common name   Torrey's milkvetch
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   2108  
   with K.T. Harper, R. Van Buren
Coll. Date 16 May 2001 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Garfield County
Locality Highway 12, W of Bryce Canyon, hard to find wash 6.3 miles S of Highway, along dirt road.
     Elev.: 6016 ft. (1834 m.)
Habitat Notes wash uplands 
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° 29'  N, 112° 5'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Astragalus calycosus var. calycosus Torr. ex S. Wats.

     Astragalus calycosus var. mancus (Rydb.) Barneby

Common Name(s): Torrey milkvetch, Torrey's milkvetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=192389, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Fabales
                                Family: Fabaceae
                                    Genus: Astragalus
                                        Species: Astragalus calycosus
                                            Variety: Astragalus calycosus var. calycosus
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
03062 Abronia nana      "dwarf sand verbena" 1.2 mi. E
03754 Abronia nana      "dwarf sand verbena" 1.2 mi. E
06092 Abronia nana      "dwarf sand verbena" same section
03758 Antennaria microphylla      "little-leaf pussytoes" 1.2 mi. E
04307 Aquilegia loriae      "Lori's columbine" 1.4 mi. SE
10578 Astragalus amphioxys  var. vespertinus   "western crescent milkvetch" same section
10652 Astragalus bisulcatus  var. major   "two-grooved milkvetch" same section
03059 Calylophus lavandulifolius      "lavender-leaf sundrops" 1.2 mi. E
03057 Caulanthus crassicaulis  var. crassicaulis   "thickstem wild cabbage" 1.2 mi. N
10573 Cryptantha abata      "low cat's eye" same section
10574 Cryptantha cinerea  var. cinerea   "ashy James' cat's eye" same section
10576 Cryptantha confertiflora      "basin yellow cat's eye" same section
03058 Dalea searlsiae      "Searls' prairie clover" 1.2 mi. N
10569 Erigeron pumilus  var. concinnus   "western shaggy fleabane" same section
06097 Erigeron pumilus  var. condensatus   "Great Basin shaggy fleabane" same section
03060 Euphorbia brachycera      "horned spurge" 1.2 mi. E
03055 Hymenopappus filifolius  var. cinereus   "common woollywhite" 1.2 mi. E
10575 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. caespitosa   "caespitose four-nerve daisy" same section
10570 Penstemon utahensis      "Utah beardtongue" same section
10571 Phlox austromontana  var. austromontana   "southern phlox" same section
06090 Physaria acutifolia  var. acutifolia   "sharpleaf twinpod" same section
06094 Physaria ludoviciana      "silvery bladderpod" same section
10572 Physaria ludoviciana      "silvery bladderpod" same section
06093 Shepherdia argentea      "silver buffaloberry" same section
03056 Symphoricarpos oreophilus  var. parishii   "Parish's snowberry" 1197 ft. NE
03061 Townsendia incana      "silvery Townsend-daisy" 1.2 mi. E
10577 Townsendia incana      "silvery Townsend-daisy" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Averett Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 1115 ft. E   Bryce Point 
Willis Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 1.2 mi. SE   Bryce Point 
Indian Hollow (Valley) Kane County, UT 1.3 mi. NE   Bryce Point 
Indian Hollow (Valley) Kane County, UT 1.5 mi. SW   Rainbow Point 
Bull Run (Stream) Kane County, UT 1.7 mi. SW   Rainbow Point 
Little Bull Valley (Valley) Kane County, UT 2 mi. W   Rainbow Point 
Bull Valley (Valley) Kane County, UT 2.1 mi. W   Rainbow Point 
Jim Hollow (Valley) Kane County, UT 3.5 mi. N   Cannonville 
Yellow Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 3.5 mi. NE   Bryce Point 
Rock Springs Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 3.3 mi. SE   Slickrock Bench 
Squaw Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 3.3 mi. W   Rainbow Point 
Bull Valley Gorge (Valley) Kane County, UT 3.9 mi. SE   Bull Valley Gorge 
Georgetown (Populated Place) Kane County, UT 3.9 mi. N 5820  Cannonville 
Georgetown Cemetery (Cemetery) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. N 5837  Cannonville 
Pine Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 3.8 mi. SW 6552  Rainbow Point 
Shepherd Point (Cape) Kane County, UT 3.6 mi. NE 5866  Cannonville 
Little Dry Valley (Valley) Kane County, UT 3.5 mi. E   Slickrock Bench 
Henrieville Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 4.5 mi. NE   Upper Valley 
Wildcat Wash (Valley) Garfield County, UT 5 mi. NE   Henrieville 
Sheep Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 5 mi. SE   Bryce Point 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus calycosus  Torr. ex S. Watson

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

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Astragalus+calycosus

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