Cenchrus spinifex Cav.
Determiner: B. L. Turner (TEX), 2012
W. R. Carr & Debbie Benesh 31200
Date: 17 July 2012
United States, TEXAS, Presidio, Ca. 3.6 airmiles WNW of jct. US Rt. 67 and US Rt. 90 in downtown Marfa. SC part of Mimms Ranch. Marfa Quadrangle. Elev. 4850 ft.
30d 20.119m N; 104d 4.353m
Habitat and Description:
In mixed herbaceous vegetation on silty soils in highly impacted portion of pasture surrounding watering station, in broad shallow valley on very gently rolling landscape underlain by a mix of Perdiz Conglomerate (a fanglomerate of variable composition) and Quaternary alluvium. Associates include Amaranthus palmeri, Aristida adscencionis, Chenopodium sp., Chloris virgata, Cucurbita foetidissima, and Setaria leucopila. Common.
Record Id: 4c831f73-2403-48eb-9033-4fddd1e3dfa7