University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00210079
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   23610   
Date: 26 September 2004
Locality: United States, Texas, Pecos, Along E side of Diamond Y Draw, ca. 3.1-3.2 airmiles NNE of Diamond Y Spring, ca. 1.0 airmiles SSW of N gate. On Diamond Y Spring Preserve. Diamond Y Spring Quadrangle. Elev. 2710 - 2720 ft.
31.037556  -102.893389
Verbatim Coordinates: 31d 2m 15.2s N; 102d 53m 36.2s
Habitat and Description: Frequent in grassland of Sporobolus airoides on clayey soils (mapped as calcareous, moderately alkaline silt loam of Balmorhea Series) on gyp-influenced alluvial flat.
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Record Id: 2c18ff97-800d-4c19-99e1-b2434f35eceb
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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