University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00167392
Taxon: Tiquilia canescens (DC.) A. Richards.
Family: Boraginaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2008
Collector: Michael J. Moore   116   
Date: 17 July 2002
Locality: United States, Texas, Kinney, Growing along roadside of FM 693, ca. 2.7 mi. NE of jct. with US 277. Elev. 303 m.
29.178889  -100.641056
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 10m 44s N; 100d 38m 27.8s
Habitat and Description: Common in open gravelly/chalky/limestone substrate on both sides of road. Leucophyllum and Prosopis dominant in surrounding hills. Leucophyllum flowering. Acalypha, numerous grasses, Ruellia, Simsia, Hedyotis, and many other plants on roadside flowering. Colubrina also present. Plants semi-erect. Leaves gray-green. Most individuals just finished flowering. Those immediately adjacent to road with a few pink to white corollas. Additonal material: DNA.
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Record Id: 9beb3932-1aaf-41bf-be11-9f350542a4df
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