University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00304064
Taxon: Saccharum giganteum (Walt.) Pers.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: W. R. Carr   17876   
Date: 03 November 1998
Locality: United States, Texas, Galveston, Ca. 0.3 mi E of St. Rt. 146 from a point 0.3 mi S of Moses Bayou bridge, or ca. 0.6 airmiles N to NNE of jct. St. Rt. 146 and Loop 197, N of Texas City. Galveston Bay Prairie Chicken Preserve (TNC). Texas City Quadrangle. Elev. 3.4 ft.
29.416389  -94.952778
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 24m 59s N; 94d 57m 10s
Habitat and Description: Rare, one small colony in silty clay loam Vertic Ochraqualfs (Verland Series) in shallow swale or ditch in heavily grazed coastal prairie.
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Record Id: 0b072661-9b06-4c29-894a-1ae3ed7a7cdc
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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