PRC : TEX
University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00460081
Taxon: Cyperus retroflexus Buckl.
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner (TEX), 2010
Collector: W. R. Carr & Debbie Benesh   25965   
Date: 24 May 2007
Locality: United States, TEXAS, McMullen, Along Nueces River, along western fenceline of U. S. Navy's Escondido Ranch, 4.8-4.9 airmiles W of confluence of Mirasol and Ygnacio creeks, 3.3-3.4 airmiles NE of SW corner of county. Piedra Creek SE Quadrangle. Elev. 280-295 ft.
28.091389  -98.765833
Verbatim Coordinates: 28d 5m 29s N; 98d 45m 57s
Habitat and Description: In open shrubland on convex hill of fine sand rising about 15 feet above clayey alluvial plain formed by various channels of Nueces River. Associates include Ambrosia confertiflora, Aphanostephus riddellii, Aristida purpurea, Berberis trifoliolata, Carlowrightia texana, Celtis pallida, Cenchrus spinifex, Chamaesyce glyptosperma, Croton argyranthemus, C. lindheimerianus, Diospyros texana, Ephedra antisyphilitica, Heterotheca subaxillaris, Jatropha dioica, Koeberlinia spinosa, Nama hispidum, Opuntia leptocaulis, O. lindheimeri, Palafoxia texana, Pectis tenella, Pediomelum rhombifolium, Pennisetum ciliare, Prosopis glandulosa, Silene antirrhina, Tridens muticus, Yucca treculeana, Y. cf. constricta. Occasional.
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Record Id: d19474d7-7833-4ea2-a0b7-de45b5d9fe4e
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (george.yatskievych@austin.utexas.edu)
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