University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00342659
Taxon: Tripogon spicatus (Nees) Ekman
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: W. R. Carr et al.   15096   
Date: 22 November 1995
Locality: United States, Texas, Travis, On S side of Dry Creek, ca. 500 ft. E of E end of Galilee Lane, ca. 1.6 airmiles SSE of jct. Lockwood Rd, and Hog Eye Rd., ca. 5.0 airmiles S of jct. US Rt. 290 and F. M. 1100. Elgin West Quadrangle. Elev. 550 ft.
30.278611  -97.483333
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 16m 43s N; 97d 29m
Habitat and Description: Locally common in deep, moderately well drained, slightly acid, gravelly loamy sand Aquic Paleustalfs (Hornsby Series) over cherty Pleistocene fluviatile terrace deposits, in open post oak woodland/pasture grazed until mid 1995, +/- level ridgetop. Associates include Acalypha monococca, Aristida longespica var. longespica,Dichondra sp. (D. recurvata?), Diodia teres, Froelichia gracilis, Helenium amarum var. amarum, Hypericum drummondii, Palafoxia callosa, Polypremum procumbens, Portulaca mundula.
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Record Id: 2bc3631c-4ac0-453f-be1a-8f0f3272b523
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