University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00325968
Taxon: Carex basiantha Steud.
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Steve L. Orzell and Edwin L. Bridges   4957   
Date: 30 March 1987
Locality: United States, Texas, Sabine, On N side of FR 276 extension, ca. 0.4-1.0 mi W of TX 87 at Isla, 5.2 mi N of Milam, East Hamilton 7.5' Quad., Dorsey Branch. Elev. 300 - 520 ft.
31.501944  -93.857778
Verbatim Coordinates: 31d 30m 7s N; 93d 51m 28s
Habitat and Description: Mesic ravine forest, in upper reaches of valley of Dorsey Branch. Geology- Carrizo Sand, with Reklaw above and Wilcox below (Eocene). Community dominated by Quercus alba- Fagus grandifolia. Associates include Liquidambar styraciflua, Acer floridanum, Ilex opaca, Ostrya virginiana, Carex digitalis, C. striatula, Listera australis, Trillum gracile, Styrax grandifolia, Ilex longipes, Pedicularis canadensis, Cercis candensis, and Tradescantia hirsutiflora.
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Record Id: 8088d952-75fc-45a0-8213-b79b2f28e8d1
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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