University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00456869
Taxon: Eragrostis lugens Nees
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B.L. Turner (TEX), 2011
Collector: W.R. Carr & Mark Dumesnil   19319   
Date: 08 November 2000
Locality: United States, TEXAS, Matagorda, Mad Island Marsh Preserve, Jackrabbit Pasture. ca. 10-500ft. SE of jct. of two roads at 0.4 miles SE of crossing of East Branch of Mad Island Slough, 2.8-2.9 airmiles NNE of preserve HQ. Elev. 8-9ft.
28.685556  -96.088056
Verbatim Coordinates: 28d 41m 8s N; 96d 5m 17s
Habitat and Description: In heavily grazed transitional coastal prairie on Livia loam over Beaumont Formation. Assoc. include Aristida oligantha, Boltonia diffusa, Bouteloua rigidiseta, Chloris cucullata, Eragrostis secundiflora, Euthamia leptocephala, Evolvulus sericeus, Habranthus tubispathus, Helenium amarum, Iva angustifolia, Liatris acidota, L. bracteata, Opuntia sp., Panicum hians, Spartina spartinae, Sporobolus pyramidatus. Occasional. Mad Island Marsh Preserve Herbarium (Matagorda Co. Texas), donated by the Nature Conservancy to the University of Texas Herbarium, 2011.
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Record Id: ee555da6-7edd-496e-8d2e-91661f2fbe64
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