University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00296169
Taxon: Atriplex acanthocarpa acanthocarpa (Torr.) S. Wats.
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2002
Collector: A. M. Powell   1975   
Date: 02 July 1970
Locality: United States, Texas, BREWSTER, Ca. 70 mi. S of Alpine.
Habitat and Description: Cretaceous gypsiferous clay; pure formation almost bare of vegetation; most plants (Chino grama) in gravel top soil; this locality shows yellowish and whitish deposits; Common plants: Chenopodium, Atriplex, Suaeda, Sporobolus wrightii, Haplopappus scabrella. Small shrub; very common.
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Record Id: 587bbe76-01db-459a-ab24-60cbd3bad478
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