University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00412272
Taxon: Helenium microcephalum microcephalum DC.
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: W. R. Carr & Pat McNeal   12846   
Date: 25 June 1993
Locality: United States, Texas, Travis, Slaughter Creek, upstream from utility access road at end of Kingfisher Creek Lane SE of its intersection with Watchful Fox Drive, c. 1.4 airmiles W to WSW of IH-35 bridge over Slaughter Creek, ca. 1.2 airmiles ENE of jct. F. M. 2304 and F.M. 1626 at Manchaca. Oak Hill Quadrangle. Elev. ca. 610 ft.
30.148611  -97.814722
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 8m 55s N; 97d 48m 53s
Habitat and Description: Rare in moist silty clay on partially shaded creekbank, frequently scoured streambottom. Associates include Sabal minor, Berchemia scandens, Cornus drummondii, Juniperus ashei, Amorpha fruticosa, Allium canadense, Galium tinctorium, Helenium cf. microcephalum, Iva annua, Mitreola petiolata, Sanicula canadensis, Teucrium canadense.
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Record Id: 5708b67c-3ac0-4dde-a048-2f4a1e3fb52a
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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