PRC : TEX
University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00457364
Taxon: Carex cherokeensis Schwein.
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: B.L. Turner (TEX), 2012
Collector: W. R. Carr   29773   
Date: 03 June 2011
Locality: United States, TEXAS, Hunt, SE corner of Cowleech Prairie Preserve, ca. 5-500 ft. N of bridge on Co. Rd. 3128 ca. 1.4 roadmiles E of its jct. with US Rt. 69 (S of Greenville). Elev. 460-465ft.
33.068139  -96.003389
Verbatim Coordinates: 33d 4m 5.3s N; 96d 12.2s
Habitat and Description: In narrow strip of deciduous woodland on bank of Cowleech Fork of Sabine River, ca. 10 feet above normal river level but still within floodplain, on soils mapped as deep, somewhat poorly drained, mildly alkaline clay Vertisols (Kaufman Series). Woodland dominated by Quercus macrocarpa - Q. shumardii - Fraxinus americana / Symphoricarpos orbiculatus - Smilax bona-nox - S. hispida / Chasmanthium latifolium - Elymus virginicus. Other associates included Acer negundo, Aster sp., Carya illinoinensis, other Carex spp., Celtis laevigata, Cercis canadensis, Cocculus carolinus, Cornus drummondii, Fraxinus pensylvanica, Ilex decidua, Lactuca sp., Matelea gonocarpa, Parthenocissus quinquefolia, Passiflora lutea, Polygonum virginianum, Prunus mexicana, Quercus nigra, Rivina humilis, Ruellia strepens, Sanicula canadensis, Sapindus saponaria, Sideroxylon lanuginosum, Silene stellata, Sophora affinis, Thalictrum dasycarpum, Toxicodendron radicans, Ulmus alata, Verbesina virginica, Viburnum rufidulum, Viola sp., Vitis sp. Common.
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Record Id: 1f7068c4-f830-4b76-a7da-5c42a4e566d9
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (george.yatskievych@austin.utexas.edu)
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