University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00167955
Taxon: Tiquilia canescens (DC.) A. Richards.
Family: Boraginaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2008
Collector: Michael J. Moore   136   
Date: 19 July 2002
Locality: United States, Texas, Brewster, Growing on the N side of FM 170, ca. 1.5 mi. E of Lajitas and ca. 9 mi. W of Terlingua. Elev. 801 m.
29.282972  -103.734472
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 16m 58.7s N; 103d 44m 4.1s
Habitat and Description: Common along roadside on highly erodable limestone (gypseous?) substrate. Tiquilia mexicana (MJM 135) and T. canescens (MJM 136) also common; T. greggii present. Larrea, Agave lechuguilla, and Euphorbia antisyphylitica dominant. No flowers; actively growing due to recent rains. Additional material: DNA.
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Record Id: 257ef407-c05e-4f42-b577-0cdf887d3b8f
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