University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00344877
Taxon: Rhynchospora filifolia Gray
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Steve L. Orzell and Edwin L. Bridges   8221   
Date: 23 August 1988
Locality: United States, Texas, Newton, Ca. 2.0 mi N of FR 363, ca. 6.5 mi NE of Bleakwood, on E side of Big Cow Creek, ca. 0.6 mi N of Sand Ridge Cemetery, Newton West 7.5' Quad., Big Cow Creek Sandhill Complex. Elev. 125 ft.
30.751111  -93.765556
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 45m 4s N; 93d 45m 56s
Habitat and Description: Low, seasonally wet swale in sandy longleaf pine savannah. Geology- Montgomery Formation (Pleistocene). Soils- undifferentiated wetland inclusions within Bienville-Alaga (Psammentic Paleudalfs and Typic Quartzipsamments). Associates include Fimbristylis tomentosa, Fuirena breviseta, Psilocarya scirpoides, Scleria reticularis, Rhynchospora fascicularis, R. chalarocephala, Polygala nana, and Viola lanceolata.
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Record Id: 3a363066-a6fc-450b-a7a2-57c1c1017f1e
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