PRC : TEX
University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00340037
Taxon: Eragrostis curtipedicellata Buckl.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: W. R. Carr with David Hernandez   14161   
Date: 14 September 1994
Locality: United States, Texas, Hidalgo, S side of overhead utility line, W side of main N-S road from a point 2.1 roadmiles N of gate in US Rt. 83, or ca. 1.7 airmiles NE of jct. US Rt. 83 and F. M. 886 South at Sullivan City. Lower Rio Grande Valley National Wildlife Refuge, Yturria Brush Tract. Sullivan City Quadrangle.
26.288056  -98.531389
Verbatim Coordinates: 26d 17m 17s N; 98d 31m 53s
Habitat and Description: Frequent in medium stature, comparatively thornless shrubland in a complex of shallow to very shallow, well drained, noncalcareous, reddish brown fine sandy loam Petrocalcic Ustollic Paleargids (Randado Series) and Ustollic Paleorthids (Cuevitas Series) on a convex upland ridge underlain by caliche and sandstone of the Goliad Formation (Pliocene). Woody associates include Acacia berlandieri, Acacia rigidula, A. schaffneri, Aloysia gratissima, Bernardia myricifolia, Bumelia celastrina, Castela erecta, Cissus incisa, Colubrina texensis, Cordia boissieri, Croton humilis, C. incanus, Diospyros texana, Eysenhardtia texana, Forestiera angustifolia, Guaiacum angustifolium, Hibiscus martianus, Jatropha dioica, Karwinskia humboldtiana, Krameria ramosissima, Lantana horrida, L. macropoda, Leucophyllum frutescens, Lippia graveolens, Lycium berlandieri, Macrosiphonia macrosiphon, Malpighia glabra, Melochia tomentosa, Parkinsonia texana, Phaulothamnus spinescens, Pithecellobium ebano, Prosopis glandulosa, Randia rhagocarpa, Salvia ballotiflora, Schaefferia cuneifolia, Viguiera stenoloba, Waltheria indica, Wedelia hispida, Yucca treculeana, Zanthoxylum fagara, Zexmenia brevifolia.
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Record Id: 1a8c023e-a3ea-4c94-b4f4-ba101771f4a1
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (george.yatskievych@austin.utexas.edu)
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