University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00422728
Taxon: Astragalus wootonii Sheld.
Family: Fabaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2004
Collector: W. R. Carr   19630   
Date: 25 April 2001
Locality: United States, Texas, Presidio, Along NW-SE rd ca. 0.5 mi NNE of house compound, at pt. +/- 12.8 ft., ca. 6-7 mi NW of jct. US 90 and RM 2810 at Marfa. Hip-O Ranch Preserve. Marfa Quadrangle. Elev. 5060 - 5080 ft.
30.370483  -104.100083
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 22.229m N; 104d 6.005m
Habitat and Description: Occasional in heavily utilized shortgrass grassland dominated by Lesquerella fendleri and dotted with Nolina texana, in extremely shallow gravelly stony soils on +/- flat ridgetop. Other associates include Aloysia wrightii, Astragalus sp., Berberis trifoliolata, Bouteloua sp., Calylophus hartwegii, Chaetopappa ericoides, Condalia ericoides, Croton sp., Dalea formosa, Dyschoriste decumbens, Dyssodia acerosa, Ephedra sp., Krameria ramosissima, Machaeranthera sp., Melampodium leucanthum, Mimosa biuncifera, Opuntia sp.
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Record Id: 266c8338-6603-44e1-8396-4006314e5965
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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