University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00425310
Taxon: Aristida purpurea Nutt.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2004
Collector: M. H. Mayfield with B. L. Westlund   57   
Date: 27 August 1989
Locality: United States, Texas, El Paso, S of Heuco Tanks on FM 2775 1.0 mi. N of int. Hwy 62/180.
Habitat and Description: Orange-red sand and clay soil; east side of rd with Larrea, grasses inc. Papphorum, Bouteloua, and Setaria; several species of legumes and composites including Senna bauhinioides, Dalea nana v. canescens, and many Astereae 4400 ft.
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Record Id: 78b94567-1ca9-428f-ab60-2a7cf69d8912
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