PRC : TEX
University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00402063
Taxon: Lycium berlandieri Dunal
Family: Solanaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: W. R. Carr   14021   
Date: 22 June 1994
Locality: United States, Texas, Cameron, SW tip of Loma de la Montuosa, 1500 ft. N of St. Rt. 4 (Boca Chica Highway), from a point 2.7 road miles NE of jct. FM 1419. Lower Rio Grande Valley National Wildlife Refuge, Vista del Mar Tract. Palmito Hill Quadrangle. Elev. 15 - 20 ft.
25.951389  -97.351389
Verbatim Coordinates: 25d 57m 5s N; 97d 21m 5s
Habitat and Description: Small shrub; corolla white, 4-lobed. Stamens 4. Occasional in deep, gently sloping, well-drained, calcareous, moderately alkaline, saline Ustollic Camborthids (Point Isabel Series) on eroding loma (clay dune), in Buchloe-dominated opening in mesquite woodland. Associates include Abutilon sp., Acacia sp., Aloysia gratissima, Atriplex acanthocarpa, Borrichia frutescens, Bumelia celastrina, Castela texana, Celtis pallida, Citharexylum berlandieri, Croton humilis, Eupatorium cf. incarnatum, Guaiacum angustifolium, Jatropha dioica, Karwinskia humboldtiana, Koeberlinia spinosa, Lantana horrida, Lantana macropoda, Leucophyllum frutescens, Lycium carolinianum, Maytenus phyllanthoides, Pithecellobium ebano, Prosopis glandulosa, Prosopis reptans, Randia rhagocarpa, Suaeda sp., Yucca treculeana, Zanthoxylum fagara, Ziziphus obtusifolius, Echinocactus sinuatus, Echinocereus berlandieri, Mammillaria heyderi, Opuntia leptocaulis, O. lindheimeri, Cenchrus ciliaris, Panicum maximum, Setaria leucopila, Sporobolus pyramidatus, Acleisanthes obtusa, Machaeranthera phyllocephala, Parthenium sp., Ruellia sp., Sedum texanum, Sida grayana, Solanum elaeagnifolium, Thymophylla tenuiloba.
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Record Id: 9c7d19e8-9c71-4f97-af9b-53dc8a62d631
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (george.yatskievych@austin.utexas.edu)
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