University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00414572
Taxon: Eleocharis albida Torr.
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: S. Galen Smith (WIS), 2002
Collector: Robert Runyon   3782   
Date: 30 June 1944
Locality: United States, Texas, Cameron, Point Isabel, S side of city limits. Elev. 3 m.
Habitat and Description: Known from Cameron County, an erect annual herb, growing in colonies, ditches bordering streets, on clay soil. Flowers are terminal, cream-brown, odorless. Fruit is in terminal heads, bark green, roots fibrous. Only one colony seen, the soil is a hard clay that retains moisture after rains.
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Record Id: bc2d17a1-ed84-4899-8a22-c561822df511
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