University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00317013
Taxon: Eriochloa contracta A.S. Hitchc.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: W. R. Carr   18502   
Date: 01 September 1999
Locality: United States, Texas, Randall, Caâ€"oncita Ranch; on mudflat at upper (W) end of "Picnic Table Pond", a large tank in tributary of North Cita Creek on E side of Swan Plateau, ca. 2.0 airmiles W to WSW of confluence of North Cita and South Cita creeks. Fortress Cliff Quadrangle. Elev. ca. 3280 ft.
34.882778  -101.659444
Verbatim Coordinates: 34d 52m 58s N; 101d 39m 34s
Habitat and Description: Rare among Paspalum distichum and Tamarix sp. in alluvial sandy clay on mudflat. Other associates include Aster subulatus, Echinodorus rostratus, Eleocharis palustris, Heteranthera limosa, Leptochloa fasciculata, Panicum obtusum, Scirpus maritimus var. paludosus.
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Record Id: a7f0d777-3c18-4676-b56f-ea96769f1c08
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