University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00463200
Taxon: Aristida oligantha Michx.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner (TEX), 2013
Collector: W. R. Carr   32417   
Date: 13 November 2012
Locality: United States, TEXAS, Fayette, Ca. 1.7 airmiles E to ESE of jct. US Rt. 77 and F. M. 2436 S of La Grange. Swiss Alp Quadrangle. Elev. 350-360 ft.
29.83615  -96.8858
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 50.169m N; 96d 53.148m
Habitat and Description: Restricted to claypan / slick spot on soils mapped as moderately deep, well drained, moderately alkaline, dark grayish brown sandy clay loam Mollisols (Carbengle Series), in improved pasture on gently rolling landscape underlain by Oakville Formation. Slick spot surrounded by dense cover of Bothriochloa ischaemum. Associates included Helenium amarum, low-growing Opuntia sp. Rare in immediate area.
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Record Id: fc59820d-6352-4eaf-8b34-710fb3e0d6e7
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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