PRC : TEX
University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00457382
Taxon: Liatris pycnostachya Michx.
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B.L. Turner (TEX), 2012
Collector: W. R. Carr   29864   
Date: 13 July 2011
Locality: United States, TEXAS, Lamar, ca. 200-500 ft. S of US Rt. 82 from a point ca. 0.1 mi W of jct. St. Rt. 38 (just N of Brookston), N edge of Tridens Prairie Preserve. Elev. 590ft.
33.641806  -95.699278
Verbatim Coordinates: 33d 38m 30.5s N; 95d 41m 57.4s
Habitat and Description: Component of forb-rich phase of tallgrass prairie grassland vegetation on soils mapped as deep, moderately well drained, slightly acid clay loam Vertic Haplustalfs (Normangee Series), on very gentle slopes underlain by Blossom Sand. Associates included Acacia angustissima, Ambrosia psilostachya, Asclepias verticillata, A. viridis, Baptisia sphaerocarpa, Buchnera floridana, Cirsium sp., Coelorachis cylindrica, Coreopsis tinctoria, D. oligosanthes, Echinacea pallida, Erigeron strigosus, Eryngium yuccifolium, Euphorbia corollata, Helianthus grosseserratus, H. mollis, Juncus marginatus, Liatris (other), Mimosa nuttallii, Pycnanthemum tenuifolium, Rosa foliolosa, Rubus sp., Rudbeckia maxima, Ruellia humilis, Salvia azurea, Scleria sp., Silphium laciniatum, S. radula, Sporobolus silveanus, Tripsacum dactyloides. Stems to 4 ft. tall; common.
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Record Id: e76ef51d-ca0b-41b6-933f-05834ecdc7c9
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (george.yatskievych@austin.utexas.edu)
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