University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00446230
Taxon: Eriochloa contracta A.S. Hitchc.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2007
Collector: W. R. Carr and Debbie Benesh   24404   
Date: 02 May 2006
Locality: United States, Texas, Kleberg, Along S fenceline of Naval Air Station Kingsville, ca. 0.9-1.0 airmiles E of jct. F. M. 1717 and F. M. 1720 and 0.6 airmiles N of jct. F. M. 1717 and F. M. 2619, at N27o28'07.5", W097o49'26.0". Ricardo Quadrangle. Elev. 25 - 30 ft.
27.46875  -97.823889
Verbatim Coordinates: 27d 28m 7.5s N; 97d 49m 26s
Habitat and Description: Occasional in hackberry woodland on N side of ephemeral pond on wet-weather creek draining nearly level brushy landscape underlain by Beaumont Formation. Associates include Celtis laevigata, Chloracantha spinosa, Chromolaena odorata, Clematis drummondii, Cocculus diversifolius, Dichanthium annulatum, Eriochloa pseudoacrotricha, Leucaena pulverulenta, Melothria pendula, Panicum maximum, Paspalum langei, Prosopis glandulosa, Sideroxylon celastrinum, Teucrium cubense, Tillandsia recurvata, Verbesina virginica, Zanthoxylum fagara.
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Record Id: b11cb2cf-261d-4275-98a0-a81d5db59f10
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