University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00308047
Taxon: Fuirena simplex Vahl
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: W. R. Carr (with Gene Proudfoot)   17667   
Date: 17 June 1998
Locality: United States, Texas, Kenedy, N side of sand road through Triste Pasture, 0.3-0.7 mi W of South Rocks on Laguna Madre, ca. 0.9 airmiles NE of Mujeres Well, 1.7 airmiles SSE of Don Triste Well. King Ranch, Norias Division, Triste Pasture. South of Potrero Lopeno NW Quadrangle. Lat/long at center of pond. Elev. 5 ft.
26.716667  -97.475
Verbatim Coordinates: 26d 43m N; 97d 28m 30s
Habitat and Description: Frequent among Scirpus pungens and other graminoids in sandy soil along margin of large saline pond among low dunes of Holocene sand sheet. Other associates include Eustoma exaltatum, Juncus cf. torreyi, Lythrum alatum, Cyperus polystachyos var. texensis, Samolus ebracteatus.
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Record Id: 351b7891-ea1d-4d2c-be58-31091db0ec68
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