University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00414682
Taxon: Eleocharis tortilis (Link) J.A. Schultes
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: S. Galen Smith (WIS), 2002
Collector: Steve L. Orzell & Edwin L. Bridges   5901   
Date: 14 October 1987
Locality: United States, Texas, Sabine, In easternmost of 2 ravines S of FS Rd. 196 in "Sand Hills" area, just N of Newton County line, ca. 4 miles N of Hwy. R255, Fairmount 7.5' Quad., Stark Tract, Sabine NF. Elev. 200 - 250 ft.
31.171389  -93.6275
Verbatim Coordinates: 31d 10m 17s N; 93d 37m 39s
Habitat and Description: Dominant herb in acid seep forest. Geology: Catahoula Formation (Miocene); co-dominants of herb layer include Carex leptalea and Rhynchospora mixta.
Specimen Images
Record Id: d37f37ff-0031-41fb-b5c1-55404b231402
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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