University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00209411
Taxon: Cenchrus spinifex Cav.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2010
Collector: Jackie M. Poole   4922   
Date: 10 October 2003
Locality: United States, Texas, Val Verde, Amistad National Recreation Area: Spur 454, road to boat ramp. Sample plot no. 47. Del Rio NW Quad (1:24,000).
Habitat and Description: Disturbed, silty roadside in former inundation zone; huisache woodland with silverleaf nightshade, cowpen daisy, and Roosevelt weed. With Solanum elaeagnifolium, Acacia minuata, Verbesina encelioides, and Baccharis neglecta. Infrequent ascending annual to 85 cm. NPS Accession No.: AMIS-00291. NPS Catalog No.: AMIS 41543. [NOTE: This specimen property of National Park Service, on "permanent" loan to TEX.].
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Record Id: 2b3a4700-7661-414b-af21-71e29ef3f6e6
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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