University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00196213
Taxon: Eriochloa contracta A.S. Hitchc.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2004
Collector: W. R. Carr   22299   
Date: 02 October 2003
Locality: United States, Texas, San Patricio, Level floodplain along N bank of Nueces River, 1.0-1.2 airmiles E of I-37 bridges, near SE corner of McGregor Ranch/Nueces Delta Preserve, ca. 4.3 airmiles SSW of Jct. US 77 and FM 631 at Odem. Odem Quadrangle. Elev. 5 ft.
27.893433  -97.610483
Verbatim Coordinates: 27d 53.606m N; 97d 36.629m
Habitat and Description: Common in weedy heavily grazed pasture of Spartina spartinae on clay soils. Associates include Acacia smallii, Anoda pentaschista, Aster subulatus, Buchloe dactyloides, Corchorus hirtus, Cyperus elegans, Dichanthelium annulatum, Ipomaea amnicola, Panicum maximum, Pennisetum ciliare, Phyllanthus pudens, and Prosopis glandulosa.
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Record Id: 737f5190-107a-447c-a824-2724e0a67f29
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