University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00034649
Taxon: Cryptantha albida (Kunth) I.M. Johnston
Family: Boraginaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: W. R. Carr w/ Pat McNeal   10952   
Date: 02 March 1991
Locality: United States, Texas, PRESIDIO, 1000 ft. NE of St. Rt. 170, 2.9 mi. NW of Fresno Canyon bridge, E of Madera Canyon. Big Bend Ranch SNA. Santana Mesa Quad. Elev. ca. 2560 ft.
29.452222  -103.891111
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 27m 8s N; 103d 53m 28s
Habitat and Description: Corolla white, 2 mm. wide at apex; rare in shallow soil on dry rocky E-facing slope underlain by Chisos Formation limestone-like conglomerate (lower slope) and Tule Mt. trachyandesite porphyry (upper slope), in creosote-lechuguilla desert succulent community. Common woody plants include: (see 5 spp. listed on Herbarium sheet). Herbaceous associates include: (see 10 spp. listed on Herbarium sheet).
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Record Id: 17aeed31-7a4b-46c7-b226-ec5aa87be9b0
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