University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00446138
Taxon: Helenium microcephalum microcephalum DC.
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2007
Collector: W. R. Carr and Debbie Benesh   24453   
Date: 05 May 2006
Locality: United States, Texas, Jim Wells, Near S end of N-S runway at Naval Auxiliary Landing Field Orange Grove, 50-500 ft. W of eastern perimeter fence, ca. 2.4-2.5 airmiles E to ESE of jct. US Rt. 281 and Co. Rd. 220, at N27o52'50.8", W098o02'52.1". San Diego NE Quadrangle. Elev. 210 ft.
27.880778  -98.047806
Verbatim Coordinates: 27d 52m 50.8s N; 98d 2m 52.1s
Habitat and Description: Locally common in cracked clay in dry bed of seasonal pond in wet-weather stream (El Caro Creek) between very gentle slopes underlain by calcareous sandstone of the Lissie Formation. Associates include Ammoselinum butleri, Calibrachoa parviflora, Stachys crenata, Glinus radiatus, Helenium elegans, Teucrium cubense, Phyla nodiflora, Heliotropium procumbens, Nama sp.
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Record Id: 54a7fa81-1cd5-4578-8618-0dd2c7ca5cb0
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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