University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00425444
Taxon: Bouteloua trifida Thurb.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2004
Collector: W. R. Carr   19445   
Date: 04 April 2001
Locality: United States, Texas, Terrell, Independence Creek, both sides of Independence Creek Rd. just W of gate to Chandler property, ca. 5.2 roadmiles E of jct. St. Rt. 349. Oasis Ranch Preserve. Sixshooter Canyon Quadrangle. Elev. 1920 - 1960 ft.
30.460233  -101.746183
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 27.614m N; 101d 44.771m
Habitat and Description: Occasional in open shrubland on gravelly clay soils on +/- level colluvial footslope above floodplain. Woody assc. incl. Agave lechuguilla, Berberis trifoliolata, Colubrina texensis, Croton dioicus, Dalea formosa, Dasylirion texanum, Diospyros texana, Echinocactus sp., Ephedra antisyphilitica, Guaiacum angustifolium, Juniperus pinchotii, Mimosa sp., Opuntia lindheimeri, O. schottii, Opuntia lindheimeri, Purshia ericifolia, Rhus microphylla, Tiquilia canescens, Yucca treculeana, Yucca constricta, Ziziphus obtusifolia. Interesting herbaceous species include Chaetopappa bellioides, Gilia rigidula, Asclepias scaposa, Hymenoxys scaposa, Thelesperma simplicifolium, Cryptantha mexicana, Plantago patagonica var. spinulosa, Dyssodia micropoides.
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Record Id: 2ceed5bd-386c-4610-9389-76660f229f31
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