University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00446353
Taxon: Eriochloa contracta A.S. Hitchc.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2007
Collector: W. R. Carr and Debbie Benesh   24441   
Date: 03 May 2006
Locality: United States, Texas, Kleberg, SE end of NW-SE runways at Naval Air Station Kingsville, ca. 2.9-3.0 airmiles E of jct. US Rt. 77 and F. M. 425, at N27o29'36.7", W097o47'40.0". Ricardo Quadrangle. Elev. 20 - 25 ft.
27.493528  -97.794444
Verbatim Coordinates: 27d 29m 36.7s N; 97d 47m 40s
Habitat and Description: Occasional in exotics-dominated, brush-invaded haymeadow on gentle slope under-lain by Beaumont Formation. Associates include Acacia minuata, A. rigidula, Borrichia frutescens, Celtis pallida, Cirsium texanum, Dichanthium annulatum, Helianthus annuus, Lycium berlandieri, L. carolinianum, Parthenium hysterophorus, Pennisetum ciliare, Prosopis reptans, Setaria ramiseta, Solanum elaeagnifolium, Teucrium cubense, Trichloris pluriflora, Verbena halei.
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Record Id: 033ee086-6843-4fd6-9d01-3b873094857c
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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