PRC : TEX
University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00448793
Taxon: Lygodesmia texana (Torr. & Gray) Greene
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2009
Collector: W.R. Carr   25837   
Date: 01 May 2007
Locality: United States, Texas, Kleberg, S side of Tranquitas Creek, just W of caliche pit outside crash gate 5 in perimeter fence on north side of Naval Air Station Kingsville, ca. 2.4 airmiles ENE of jct. US Rt. 77 and St. Rt. 425, ca. 1.9 airmiles E of jct. US Rt. 77 and St. Rt. 141 (King Ave.) Kingsville East Quadrangle. Elev. 25 - 40 ft.
27.518083  -97.809278
Verbatim Coordinates: 27d 31m 5.1s N; 97d 48m 33.4s
Habitat and Description: Rare in shortgrass opening in cenizo-dominated medium stature shrubland on gravel-caliche slope just below level Beaumont surface. Associates include Acacia greggii, Acourtia runcinata, Berberis trifoliolata, Bouteloua rigidiseta, Colubrina texense, Condalia hookeri, Cordia podocephala, Dichanthium annulatum, Diospyros texana, Dyssodia pentachaeta, Ephedra antisyphililtica, Evolvulus sericeus, Eysenhardtia texana, Gymnosperma glutinosum, Hedeoma cf. drummondii, Hedyotis nigricans, Leucophyllum frutescens, Lithospermum matamorense, Lygodesmia texana, Salvia ballotiflora, Teucrium cubense, Wedelia hispida.
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Record Id: d8f00330-ec00-4c35-b96d-5640c2c0aa8d
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (george.yatskievych@austin.utexas.edu)
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