University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00167324
Taxon: Fuirena squarrosa Michx.
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: D. J. Rosen, 2008 (TAES)
Collector: W. R. Carr   23641   
Date: 07 October 2004
Locality: United States, Texas, Tyler, 100-500 ft. E of pipeline clearing on Grimes tract, ca. 2.8 airmiles SSW of jct. US Rt. 287 and F. M. 256, WNW of Woodville, at N30o48'49.3", W094o32'44.7" to N30o48'50.5", W094o32'42.0". Chambliss Hill Quadrangle. Elev. 270 ft.
30.814028  -94.545
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 48m 50.5s N; 94d 32m 42s
Habitat and Description: Common, one of the dominant species in narrow linear strip of bog-like vegetation in soggy sandy-silty soil in drainageway in valley between slopes at contact between Willis and Fleming formations. Associates include Acer rubrum, Alnus serrulata, Andropogon virginicus, Bidens frondosa, Boehmeria cylindrica, Centella asiatica, Cephalanthus occidentalis, Cyperus haspan, Dulichium arundinaceum, Eleocharis equisetoides, Eleocharis sp., Erianthus sp., Eupatorium perfoliatum, Fuirena squarrosa, Gratiola pilosa, Ludwigia repens, Lycopus rubellus, Mikania scandens, Osmunda regalis, Rhynchospora sp., Scirpus cyperinus, Sparganium americanum, Sphagnum sp., Triadenum sp., Utricularia sp., Woodwardia virginica, Xyris sp.
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Record Id: bb6ae577-35cc-4bd2-88a4-30c10bad7a75
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