University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00441531
Taxon: Melampodium leucanthum Torr. & Gray
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2006
Collector: James Henrickson and D. Riskind   24219   
Date: 30 August 2005
Locality: United States, Texas, Presidio, +/- 24 airmiles NNW of Presidio on the SW side of Chinati Mts. In Chinati Mtns. State Natural Area. In San Antonio Canyon NE of the San Antonio Cabin. Collected along jeep trail. Elev. 4100 ft.
29.9  -104.483333
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 54m N; 104d 29m
Habitat and Description: Area with Yucca torryi, Mimosa, Croton, Krameria, Janusia, Viquiera stenoloba, Lippia, Jatropha, Fouquieria, Celtis pallida, Carlowrightia, Prosopis, Tecoma, Acacia, etc. Area with granodiorite derived sand flats and rocky slopes. Very common locally on flats, low dome-like perennials. Rays white.
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Record Id: b4702143-0c44-44a8-b6ea-0a35b19fe355
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