University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00210825
Taxon: Eriochloa contracta A.S. Hitchc.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2005
Collector: W. R. Carr   21982   
Date: 09 April 2003
Locality: United States, Texas, San Patricio, On historic floodplain of Nueces River, along ranch road on N side of Rincon Bayou, just W of eastern boundary of McGregor Ranch. Ca. 3.7-3.8 airmiles SSW of jct. US 77 and FM 631 at Odem. Odem Quadrangle. Elev. 5 ft.
27.89885  -97.603633
Verbatim Coordinates: 27d 53.931m N; 97d 36.218m
Habitat and Description: Common in heavy black clay in shade of young weedy mesquite shrubland. In severely grazed pasture. Ground layer dominated by Rumex chrysocarpus. Other associates include Sonchus asper, Lepidium spp., and Ciclospermum leptophyllum.
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Record Id: c5630171-9996-415c-80bf-2bf6225d92be
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