University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00014290
Taxon: Gleditsia aquatica Marsh.
Family: Fabaceae
Collector: Alfred Traverse   797   
Date: 14 July 1958
Locality: United States, Texas, CHAMBERS, 0; 0.2 miles 0; N Under large bridge on TX Hwy 73. Trinity River bottoms; Cove. Elev. 3 ft.
Habitat and Description: Very wet ground along pond. Wet, sticky, brown-gray clay. Assoc. Forestiera-Planera (?)-Fraxinus pennsylvanica complex. Tree, 8 m. Basal diameter, 25cm. Crown, 5 m. Bushy crown. Fruit yellow-green, tinged w. red. Bark: light brown-gray, with many small lenticels and branched thorns to 20 cm. long.
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Record Id: abe938c8-1666-4bec-a96c-8e543ef9842c
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