University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00440188
Taxon: Gamochaeta purpurea (L.) Cabrera
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2005
Collector: W. R. Carr and Pat McNeal   11101   
Date: 23 April 1991
Locality: United States, Texas, Travis, 100-500 ft. W of Singleton Rd., ca. 0.7 mi. S of Post Oak Bend Cemetery (Travis Peak Cemetery) at last intersection of unpaved roads before S end of Gloster Bend Resource Area (LCRA). Pace Bend Quadrangle.
30.473611  -98.079444
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 28m 25s N; 98d 4m 46s
Habitat and Description: Occasional in gravelly well drained acid fine sandy loam Alfisols (Travis Series) in early successional grassland among post oaks. Herbaceous associates include APhanostephus skirrhobasis, Dichanthelium sphaerocarpon var. sphaerocarpon, Krigia occidentalis, Linum hudsonioides, Matelea biflora, Plantago patagonica var. gnaphalioides, Selaginella riddelii, Sphermolepis echinata, Zornia bracteata, and numerous generalists also common in nearby clay soils.
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Record Id: 0d6b0b60-dfc6-49d4-9f43-b62056c23058
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