University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00314010
Taxon: Urochloa platyphylla (Munro ex Wright) R.D.Webster
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2003
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Collector: W. R. Carr   13021   
Date: 21 September 1993
Locality: United States, Texas, Harris, On mudflat around pond in borrow pit, ca. 200-300 ft. N of dirt road on S edge of National Guard lease in Barker Reservoir, ca. 1/2 mi. W of St. Rt. 6, ca. 1.9 airmiles S to SSW of I-10 and St. Rt. 6 interchange. Addicks Quadrangle. Elev. ca. 90 ft.
29.755833  -95.656389
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 45m 21s N; 95d 39m 23s
Habitat and Description: Rare in moist sandy clay on unshaded seasonal mudflat around pond in borrow pit. Associates include Cyperus iria, C. difformis, C. articulatus, Fimbristylis miliacea, F. vahlii, Eleocharis obtusa, Brachiaria reptans, Leptochloa nealleyi, Sphenoclea zeylandica, Heliotropium procumbens, Ammannia coccinea, Bacopa rotundifolia.
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Record Id: e82850b3-0848-4fe2-bad3-35e1a00b5c72
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