University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00434100
Taxon: Selenia grandis R.F. Martin
Family: Brassicaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2009
Collector: W.R. Carr (with Debby Benesh)   25415   
Date: 22 February 2007
Locality: United States, Texas, McMullen, Northwestern part of U. S. Navy's Escondido Ranch, 2.9 airmiles NNW of ranch HQ, 5.1-5.2 airmiles NNE of SW corner of county. Piedra Creek SE Quadrangle. Elev. 245 ft.
28.123833  -98.761833
Verbatim Coordinates: 28d 7m 25.8s N; 98d 45m 42.6s
Habitat and Description: Rare in somewhat saline dark gray clay in bed of jeep road through dense stand of Chloracantha spinosa and Spartina spartinae overtopped by Parkinsonia aculeata on frequently flooded lower part of Nueces River floodplain. Other associates include Senecio tampicanus, Evax verna, Oenothera speciosa, Triodanis perfoliata, Calibrachoa parviflora, Astragalus sp.
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Record Id: cb43490c-89c3-4fc0-b1e6-4b1d0cec64d7
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