University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00167391
Taxon: Tiquilia canescens (DC.) A. Richards.
Family: Boraginaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2008
Collector: Michael J. Moore   115   
Date: 17 July 2002
Locality: United States, Texas, Zavala, Growing along US 83 ca. 0.2 mi. S of bridge over Nueces River, on E side of road. Elev. 251 m.
29.061  -99.857194
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 3m 39.6s N; 99d 51m 25.9s
Habitat and Description: Common at top of hill and on hillsides in disturbed gravelly/chalky limestone substrate. Growing with Prosopis, Acacia rigidula, Leucophyllum, Ephedra, and Dyssodia. Plants actively growing due to recent rains. Flowers pinkish lavender to white. Leaves unusually green. Additional material: DNA.
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Record Id: 9177b4d2-3176-4d2f-adfa-b6d754e86eb8
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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