University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00446493
Taxon: Eragrostis lugens Nees
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2007
Collector: W. R. Carr   25125   
Date: 26 September 2006
Locality: United States, Texas, Jim Wells, N side of El Caro Creek at S end of S arm of Naval Auxiliary Landing Field Orange Grove, 2.3-2.4 airmiles E to ESE of jct. US Rt. 281 and Co. Rd. 220, at N27o32'54.3", W098o 02'53.8". San Diego NE Quadrangle. Elev. 220 ft.
27.548417  -98.048278
Verbatim Coordinates: 27d 32m 54.3s N; 98d 2m 53.8s
Habitat and Description: Occasional in weedy mix of shrubs and exotic grasses in equipment storage / training area, on soils mapped as deep, well drained, friable, moderately alkaline loam (Clareville Series, Pachic Argiustolls), on lower part of gently undulating landscape underlain by caliche or calcareous sandstone of the Lissie Formation and largely converted to hay meadow. Associates include Acacia minuata, Aloysia gratissima, Aristida purpurea, Baccharis texana, Celtis pallida, Chloris ciliata, Clematis drummondii, Condalia hookier, Croton capitatus, Cynanchum barbigerum, Desmanthus virgatus, Digitaria cognata, Diospyros texana, Eragrostis curtipedicellata, E. cf. intermedia, Ipomoea cordatotriloba, Menodora heterophylla, Pennisetum ciliare, Prosopis glandulosa, Salvia coccinea, Sarcostemma cynanchoides, Serjania brachycarpa, Sida abutifolia, Urochloa fasciculata, Verbena halei, Xylothamia palmeri, Zanthoxylum fagara.
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Record Id: cd44b9b1-8278-4c2a-863c-3871df3d8e51
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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