University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00167512
Taxon: Aristida purpurea Nutt.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2008
Collector: W. R. Carr and Debbie Benesh   25615   
Date: 23 March 2007
Locality: United States, Texas, McMullen, Just north of southern fenceline of U.S. Navy's Escondido Ranch, 0.9 airmiles ESE of ranch HQ, ca. 5.1 airmiles ENE of SW corner of county, at N28o04'56.4", W098o43'30.5". Mirasol Creek Quadrangle. Elev. 350 ft.
28.082333  -98.725139
Verbatim Coordinates: 28d 4m 56.4s N; 98d 43m 30.5s
Habitat and Description: Common in relatively deep silty or tight sandy soil in shallow valley on otherwise level upland underlain by Jackson Group. Associates include Ammoselinum popei, Bouteloua trifida, Celtis pallida, Dalea pogonathera, Dyssodia tenuiloba, Glandularia quadrangulata, Panicum hallii, Prosopis glandulosa.
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Record Id: 87e37771-8808-443e-9a93-bd219a092743
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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