University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00448604
Taxon: Cenchrus spinifex Cav.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2009
Collector: W.R. Carr with Bob Harms   27271   
Date: 08 October 2008
Locality: United States, Texas, Val Verde, W and N of campground on W side of Devils River at Dolan Falls. Dolan Falls Preserve. Dolan Springs Quadrangle. Elev. 1360 - 1380 ft.
29.886417  -100.994472
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 53m 11.1s N; 100d 59m 40.1s
Habitat and Description: Occasional in cenizo-guajillo shrubland on shallow stony soils on level to gently sloping upland underlain by Edwards Limestone. Associates include Acacia berlandieri, Aristida purpurea, Bouteloua curtipendula, B. trifida, Bothriochloa ischaemum, Dyssodia micropoides, Eragrostis lehmanniana, E. intermedia, Heteropogon contortus, Leucophyllum frutescens, Panicum hallii, Pappophorum bicolor, Salvia ballotiflora, Sporobolus cryptandrus, Tridens muticus.
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Record Id: 9abb036f-c084-4add-a847-9c90bca6f266
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