University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00405382
Taxon: Melampodium leucanthum Torr. & Gray
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: M. H. Mayfield with B. L. Westlund   58   
Date: 27 August 1989
Locality: United States, Texas, El Paso, S of Hueco Tanks on FM 2775 1.0 mi. N of int. Hwy. 62/180; east side of road. Elev. 4400 ft.
Habitat and Description: Orange-red sand and clay soil; with Larrea, grasses inc. Papphorum, Bouteloua, and Setaria; several species of legumes and composites including Senna bauhinioides, Dalea nana v. canescens, and many Astereae.
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Record Id: 9f52868b-592f-45b2-9e96-27c9cc016b29
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