University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00441515
Taxon: Schoenoplectus americanus (Pers.) Volk. ex Schinz & R. Keller
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2006
Collector: James Henrickson and D. Riskind   24200   
Date: 29 August 2005
Locality: United States, Texas, Presidio, +/- 26 airmiles NNW of Presidio on the SW side of Chinati Mts. In Chinati Mtns. State Natural Area. At SE part of La Baviza Cienega, +/- 5 mi. W of San Antonio Canyon. Elev. 3480 ft.
29.901667  -104.563333
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 54.1m N; 104d 33.8m
Habitat and Description: A raised cienega with (from center out) Scirpus americanus, Fuirena simplex, Cyperus laevigatus, Eleocharis rosellata, Cyperus laevigatus, Eleocharis geniculata, Distichlis spicata, Eustoma, etc. Dominant and greenest in wettest, raised portion of the seep and spreading as more stressed, shorter plants to the lower portion of the seep area.
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Record Id: 454d46ae-73d1-41c4-8970-9533a733f988
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