University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00210077
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   23607   
Date: 26 September 2004
Locality: United States, Texas, Pecos, Along W side of Diamond Y Draw, ca. 3.0 airmiles NNE of Diamond Y Spring, ca. 1.0 airmiles SSW of N gate. In Diamond Y Spring Preserve. Diamond Y Spring Quadrangle. Elev. 2710 - 2720 ft.
31.037556  -102.89225
Verbatim Coordinates: 31d 2m 15.2s N; 102d 53m 32.1s
Habitat and Description: Stems prostrate. Occasional in bed of road through Sporobolus airoides 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: 0c64d170-1e5d-4d2a-bc6a-d3d77fe88fb9
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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