PRC : TEX
University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00434129
Taxon: Aristida purpurea Nutt.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2009
Collector: W.R. Carr   24715   
Date: 06 July 2006
Locality: United States, Texas, McMullen, Just N of road along southern perimeter fenceline of U. S. Navy's Escondido Ranch, 1.4 airmiles W to WSW of confluence of Mirasol and Ygnacio creeks, 6.3-6.4 airmiles E to ENE of SW corner of county. Mirasol Creek Quadrangle. Elev. 350 ft.
28.077444  -98.703667
Verbatim Coordinates: 28d 4m 38.8s N; 98d 42m 13.2s
Habitat and Description: Common in herbaceous vegetation and stump sprouts in broad hunting sendero cut through mixed-stature thornscrub on clayey soils on gently undulating upland underlain by Miocene strata of the Frio Formation. Associates include Abutilon incanum, Acacia berlandieri, A. rigidula, A. schaffneri, Acleisanthes obtusa, Ambrosia confertiflora, Aristida purpurea, Cenchrus spinifex, Chamaesyce serpens, Chloris cucullata, Clematis drummondii, Croton lindheimerianus, Desmanthus virgatus, Ditaxis humilis, Dyssodia tenuiloba, Guaiacum angustifolium, Kallstroemia spp., Leptochloa filiformis, Lantana macropoda, Lycium berlandieri, Mollugo verticillata, Nyctaginea capitata, Prosopis glandulosa, Sida abutifolia, Talinum aurantiacum, Tidestroemia lanuginosa.
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Record Id: 393861a7-1069-447d-9782-8a75171de605
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (george.yatskievych@austin.utexas.edu)
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