University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00342596
Taxon: Tridens texanus (S. Wats.) Nash
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: W. R. Carr   15052   
Date: 24 October 1995
Locality: United States, Texas, Bexar, E side of jeep trail in bottom of Government Canyon, 0.4 roadmiles N of its jct. with E-W road at base of escarpment, ca. 0.4 airmiles S of Wildcat Windmill, ca. 4.0 airmiles NE of jct. F. M. 471 and F. M. 1283. Government Canyon State Natural Area. San Geronimo Quadrangle. Elev. 1020 ft.
29.554167  -98.780278
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 33m 15s N; 98d 46m 49s
Habitat and Description: Common in silty soil in openings and among shrubs (Sophora secundiflora, Diospyros texana, Juniperus ashei, Colubrina texensis, etc.) in rocky bed of intermittent stream draining Cretaceous limestone canyon and uplands.
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Record Id: 84f329b6-2483-405c-a7f0-2b76b7d3547f
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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