University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00201418
Taxon: Croptilon rigidifolium (E.B. Sm.) E.B. Sm.
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2004
Collector: W. R. Carr   22413   
Date: 15 October 2003
Locality: United States, Texas, Refugio, W side of main N-S road on E arm of Welder Ranch, 0.3 roadmiles S of 90 Deg. turn at N end of North Land Pasture. 3.1 roadmiles N of Jct. with road to ranch HQ. Vidaurri Quadrangle. Elev. 75 - 79 ft.
28.482433  -97.1561
Verbatim Coordinates: 28d 28.946m N; 97d 9.366m
Habitat and Description: Locally common in loose, well drained sand on large pimple mounds in otherwise clayey, seasonally wet coastal prairie pasture involved by mesquite and huisache. Associates include Cenchrus spinifex, Chamaecrista spp., Croton capitatus, Diodia teres, Digitaria cognata, D. texana, Elyonurus tripsacoides, Eragrostis secundiflora, Paspalum setaceum, Prunus texana, Schizachyrium scoparium, Stillingia sylvatica, Trachypogon secundus, and Xanthisma texana.
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Record Id: 9d8d7302-378a-42ef-92da-162f62783a2e
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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