University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00320102
Taxon: Paspalum distichum L.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: W. R. Carr   16742   
Date: 08 July 1997
Locality: United States, Texas, Matagorda, Shell Lake, both sides of bisecting N-S preserve road near S edge of Mad Island Marsh Preserve, N of Intracoastal Waterway, E of Mad Island Lake. Palacios NE Quadrangle. Elev. 4 - 5 ft.
28.636111  -96.085556
Verbatim Coordinates: 28d 38m 10s N; 96d 5m 8s
Habitat and Description: Abundant in large freshwater wetland on heavy loamy soils in Shell Lake. Associates include Cynodon dactylon, Cyperus articulatus, C. elegans, Echinodorus rostratus, Eleocharis palustris, Eustoma exaltatum, Ludwigia peploides, Sagittaria longiloba, Tamarix sp., Typha sp.
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Record Id: ed990bf5-55ca-499a-8462-206b489ba8bd
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