University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00308398
Taxon: Rhynchospora gracilenta Gray
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Steve L. Orzell and Edwin L. Bridges   8265   
Date: 25 August 1988
Locality: United States, Texas, Newton, Ca. 2 mi E of TX 87 at a point 0.3 mi S of Sabine Co. line, on W side of valley of tributary N of Mill Creek, Fairmount 7.5' Quad. Elev. 330 - 350 ft.
31.163056  -93.700833
Verbatim Coordinates: 31d 9m 47s N; 93d 42m 3s
Habitat and Description: Acid seep forest and high hillside seepage bog. Geology - Near Willis and Catahoula Formations contact. Soil - Tehran-Letney (Grossarenic Paleudults). Associates include Aletris aurea, Cynoctonum sessilifolium, Drosera capillaris, Eriocaulon decangulare, Magnolia virginiana, Myrica heterophylla, Persea palustris, Acer rubrum, Rhexia petiolata, Rhynchospora chalarocephala, R. oligantha, R. plumosa, Rudbeckia scabrifolia, Sarracenia alata, Scleria reticularis, Xyris scabrifolia, X. ambigua, X. difformis var. curtisii, and X. baldwiniana.
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Record Id: 5778d473-e6e2-46c2-8cac-6b839f4332a6
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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