University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00210076
Taxon: Chamaesyce astyla (Engelm. ex Boiss.) Millsp.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Determiner: Mark H. Mayfield (KSC), 2005; ! P. Berry (MICH), 2011 [as Euphorbia a.]
ID Remarks: Berry 2011 det. puts in Euphorbia as E. astyla Engelm. ex Boiss.
Collector: W. R. Carr and Debbie Benesh   23595   
Date: 26 September 2004
Locality: United States, Texas, Pecos, Along W side of Diamond Y Draw, on and E of a N-S gas pipeline, 1.5-1.6 airmiles NNE of Diamond Y Spring, ca. 2.4-2.5 airmiles SSW of N gate. In Diamond Y Spring Preserve. Diamond Y Spring Quadrangle. Elev. 2750 - 2760 ft.
31.019583  -102.909
Verbatim Coordinates: 31d 1m 10.5s N; 102d 54m 32.4s
Habitat and Description: Locally common among clumps of Sporobolus airoides in low diversity grassland on clayey soils (mapped as calcareous, moderately alkaline silt loam of Balmorhea Series) on gyp-influenced alluvial flat.
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Record Id: 2b10355b-c876-4c5a-8f74-bc90f1e28e70
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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