University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00326228
Taxon: Acalypha radians Torr.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Robert Runyon   2641   
Date: 04 May 1941
Locality: United States, Texas, Brooks, Near Encino. Elev. 50 m.
Habitat and Description: Known from sand belt. Erect or prostrate herb. Open sandy ground. Annual, perennial roots. Soil: sandy loam. Flowers are in terminal clusters, red, no odor. Leave are ovate in outline, finely dissected and lobed. Bark: green. Roots: woody. Frequent in the sandy region of Willacy, Kenedy, and Brooks Counties.
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Record Id: 09e92e46-1b85-45e0-baf7-7d56005cd2a1
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