University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00308721
Taxon: Scleria ciliata Michx.
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: W. R. Carr   13987   
Date: 15 June 1994
Locality: United States, Texas, Lamar, 300 ft. W of N-S road to Rich Hill Cemetery, 1.1-1.2 roadmiles N of its jct. with main E-W road, ca. 3.0 airmiles NW of jct. US Rt. 271 and F.M. 2648 N of Paris. Camp Maxey Training Site (Texas National Guard). Pat Mayse Lake East Quadrangle. Elev. 510 ft.
33.651111  -95.568056
Verbatim Coordinates: 33d 39m 4s N; 95d 34m 5s
Habitat and Description: Common in deep, loose, somewhat excessively drained sand on sparsely vegetated sandhill on xeric portion of undulating upland topography otherwise dominated by post oak woodlands. Associates include Cnidoscolus texanus, Lechea mucronata, Monarda punctata, Opuntia sp., Stillingia sylvatica.
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Record Id: 3d3f7d6b-406f-4a57-9370-9b6101cd9601
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