University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00204724
Taxon: Lygodesmia texana (Torr. & Gray) Greene
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Mark Fishbein, Shelley McMahon, Karen Hooper   2392   
Date: 18 July 1995
Locality: United States, Texas, Jeff Davis, Davis Mountains, along TX 118, 4.1 mi. southeast of jct. Spur 78 to McDonald Observatory, about 2 mi. south of Mt. Locke. Elev. 5400 ft.
30.641667  -104.016667
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 38.5m N; 104d 1m
Habitat and Description: Roadside in grassland with Bothriochloa, Bouteloua curtipendula, Fallugia, Opuntiaimbricata, Croton, Rhyncosia, Nolina, Telosiphonia macrosiphon, Cevallia sinuata, Echinocactus texensis, Dyschoriste crenulata, Hedyotis nigricans, Dalea spp., Asclepias asperula, A. nummularia, A. latifolia. Leafless herb to 1 m. tall with purple ligulate florets; occasional.
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Record Id: 5a179f3a-7ee0-4e8d-9c9a-4ce4a5b640e9
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