University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00167397
Taxon: Tiquilia canescens (DC.) A. Richards.
Family: Boraginaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2008
Collector: Michael J. Moore   121   
Date: 18 July 2002
Locality: United States, Texas, Terrell, Growing on the N side of road along US 90 ca. 12.5 mi. W of Dryden. Elev. 807 m.
30.067778  -102.321972
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 4m 4s N; 102d 19m 19.1s
Habitat and Description: Common in disturbed open limestone substrate. Larrea, Dasylirion, Ephedra, and Agave leuchuguilla dominant. Many, many other plants in flower due to recent rains. Tiquilia hispidissima (MJM 119), T. mexicana (MJM 120) and Menodora longiflora (MJM 122) also present. Most plants prostrate rather than erect. Flowers white to the lightest pink. Fluits developing. Additional material: DNA.
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Record Id: 188f51f8-da1d-4c69-b999-23ffa7ae2963
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