University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00201330
Taxon: Liatris bracteata Gaiser
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2004
Collector: W. R. Carr   22653   
Date: 30 October 2003
Locality: United States, Texas, Goliad, Upper part of slope on NE side of Elkins Branch ca. 0.6-0.7 airmiles NNW of culvert at FM 2441, ca. 0.2-0.3 airmiles W of FM 2441 from points 4.1-4.2 roadmiles S of Jct. US Rt. 59 (S of Goliad). Crow Ranch. Melo Quadrangle. Elev. 175 - 180 ft.
28.587383  -97.40885
Verbatim Coordinates: 28d 35.243m N; 97d 24.531m
Habitat and Description: Locally common in mid to late successional lightly grazed coastal prairie on fairly well drained but tight loamy sand or sandy loam, near top of undulating landscape underlain by Golaid Formation. Dominant grasses include Elyonurus tripsacoides, Paspalum plicatulum and Schizachyrium scoparium. Associates include Andropogon ternarius, Aster pratensis, Chamaecrista fasciculata, Croton capitatus, Eragrostis secundiflora, Gaillardia aestivalis, Helenium amarum, Iva angustifolia, Liatris elegans var. carrizana, Palafoxia rosea, and Acacia smallii (scarce).
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Record Id: 9e6dbebe-aa5c-46b2-ab0e-c9bae7e00e48
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