PRC : TEX
University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00446007
Taxon: Aristida purpurea Nutt.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2007
Collector: W. R. Carr   24950   
Date: 19 July 2006
Locality: United States, Texas, Kleberg, N side of an E-W stretch of perimeter road on E part of Naval Air Station Kingsville, just E of firing range, ca. 2.5 airmiles E to ESE of jct. US Rt. 77 and St. Rt. 425, ca. 2.5 airmiles NE to NNE of jct. F. M. 1717 and F. M. 2619, at N27o29'31.6", W097o48'21.2". Ricardo Quadrangle. Elev. 30 - 45 ft.
27.492111  -97.805889
Verbatim Coordinates: 27d 29m 31.6s N; 97d 48m 21.2s
Habitat and Description: Frequent in shortgrass patches within hay meadow dominated by exotic midgrasses, on level upland underlain by Beaumont Formation. Associates include Abutilon wrightii, Acleisanthes obtusa, Ambrosia psilostachya, Aphanostephus ramosissimus, Aristida longiseta, Bothriochloa laguroides, Chloris cucullata, Convolvulus equitans, Cordia podocephala, Croton glandulosus, Cynanchum barbigerum, Dalea nana, Digitaria cognata, Ditaxis humilis, Eragrostis sessilispica, E. curtipedicellata, Evolvulus sericeus, Florestina tripteris, Galactia heterophylla, Gaura drummondii, Justicia pilosella, Matelea parviflora, Phyla incisa, Physalis cinerascens, Rhynchosia senna var. texana, Ruellia sp., Simsia calva, Sphaeralcea pedatifida, Sporobolus cryptandrus, Tridens muticus, and mown Lantana urticoides, Colubrina texensis, Prosopis glandulosa.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 480a32c0-c293-4956-8c62-2734a3d7b7ab
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (george.yatskievych@austin.utexas.edu)
No comments have been submitted
New Comment
Login to leave a comment.