University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00167741
Taxon: Varilla texana Gray
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2008
Collector: W. R. Carr and Lisa Williams   26440   
Date: 24 September 2007
Locality: United States, Texas, La Salle, Along fenceline at SE edge of Thousand Acre Pasture on Hixon Ranch, ca. 3.4-3.5 airmiles NW of jct. St. Rt. 624 and St. Rt. 469, ca. 3.5-3.6 airmiles NNE of Holland Dam, at N28o20'54.6", W099o06'43.5". Charco Marrano Creek Quadrangle. Elev. 390 - 400 ft.
28.3485  -99.112083
Verbatim Coordinates: 28d 20m 54.6s N; 99d 6m 43.5s
Habitat and Description: Locally common in relatively sparse vegetation on tight gravelly somewhat saline clay (Maverick Series) on nearly level area underlain by Pleistocene fluviatile deposits. Associates include Bouteloua trifida, Echinocactus texensis, Hilaria belangeri, Hoffmannseggia drummondii, Isocoma coronopifolia, Jatropha dioica, Prosopis reptans, Sporobolus pyramidatus, stunted Acacia rigidula, A. schaffneri.
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Record Id: 6c6daf58-ccd6-475e-9394-c0f6ecfd5aaf
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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