University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00450428
Taxon: Aristida purpurea Nutt.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B.L. Turner, 2009
Collector: W.R. Carr   27234   
Date: 07 October 2008
Locality: United States, Texas, Val Verde, Behind (W of) screened shelters in campground on bluff on W side of Devils River at Dolan Falls. Dolan Falls Preserve. Dolan Springs Quadrangle. Elev. 1340 - 1360 ft.
29.885833  -100.994583
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 53m 9s N; 100d 59m 40.5s
Habitat and Description: Locally frequent along road through medium-stature cenizo-guajillo shrubland on shallow stony clay soils over Edwards Limestone on nearly level bench-like upland in valley between rocky slopes. Associates include Abutilon wrightii, Acacia berlandieri, Bothriochloa barbinodis, Bouteloua curtipendula, B. trifida, Chloris cucullata, Erigeron modestus, Erioneuron pilosum, Evolvulus sericeus, Jatropha dioica, Karwinskia humboldtiana, Leucophyllum frutescens, Opuntia lindheimeri, Pappophorum bicolor, Salvia ballotiflora, Sophora secundiflora, Thelesperma simplicifolium, Yucca treculeana.
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Record Id: 1e2e15d8-b91f-4d62-b02f-0bf7e3cd2276
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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