University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00327077
Taxon: Chamaesyce glyptosperma (Engelm.) Small
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Robert Runyon   2206   
Date: 15 July 1940
Locality: United States, Texas, Willacy, Edge of Kenedy County line on Highway 96, near Yturria. Elev. 10 m.
Habitat and Description: Erect spreading herb. Open sandy ground. Annual. Soil: sand. Flowers: in small clusters, greenish, no odor. Leaves: opposite, sessile, oblong, obtuse, smooth. Fruit: a small three lobed capsule. Bark: pale. Roots: fiberous. Frequent in the sandy soil in Willacy and Kenedy counties.
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Record Id: 6ae0e6a7-a7ec-4bf3-bf96-8e6f760957a8
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