University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00210078
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   23600   
Date: 26 September 2004
Locality: United States, Texas, Pecos, Along W side of Diamond Y Draw, E side of road leading SW from house, at curves ca. 2.1-2.2 airmiles NNE of Diamond Y Spring, ca. 1.5-1.6 airmiles SSW of N gate. In Diamond Y Spring Preserve. Diamond Y Spring Quadrangle. Elev. 2740 ft.
31.029278  -102.904528
Verbatim Coordinates: 31d 1m 45.4s N; 102d 54m 16.3s
Habitat and Description: Locally common, thousands of plants observed among clumps of Sporobolus airoides in 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: 706adcd1-24d5-49ca-9566-dbb0dd10a8b1
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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