University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00446940
Taxon: Aristida purpurea Nutt.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2007
Collector: W. R. Carr   25799   
Date: 30 April 2007
Locality: United States, Texas, Kleberg, Naval Air Station Kingsville, ca. 1000 ft. S of Forrestal at a point 50-100 ft. E of western fenceline, ca. 1.2 airmiles E to EE of jct. US. Rt. 77 and St. Rt. 425, ca. 1.0 airmiles NNE of jct. F. M. 1717 and F. M. 1720, at N27o29'55.1", W097o49'25.0". Ricardo Quadrangle. Elev. 50 ft.
27.498639  -97.823611
Verbatim Coordinates: 27d 29m 55.1s N; 97d 49m 25s
Habitat and Description: Locally common, encircling red ant "mound" cleared within exotic hay meadow (erstwhile coastal prairie) on heavy clay soils on level upland underlain by Beaumont Formation.
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Record Id: b74737ff-0684-40f0-99f6-240f5b5fd929
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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