University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00360558
Taxon: Centrosema virginianum (L.) Benth.
Family: Fabaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Robert Runyon   1419   
Date: 05 June 1931
Locality: United States, Texas, Cameron, Near Boca Chica. Elev. sea level
Habitat and Description: Annual twining vine, slender, minutely pubescent. Sandy flats on sandy soil; flowers small, greenish. Leaves alternate, trifoliate, oblong-lanceolate, entire. Fruit oblong linear pod, with along pointed beak. Rare and only known from the coastal region in South Texas.
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Record Id: cd76ad0b-77f3-4a1a-9969-552b1b98f0dc
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