University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00463223
Taxon: Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner (TEX), 2013
Collector: W. R. Carr   29361   
Date: 31 March 2011
Locality: United States, TEXAS, Cameron, On +/- flat agricultural landscape of Rio Grande delta, ca. 300-500 ft. S of warehouse at Southmost Preserve, ca. 1.2 airmiles SE of jct. F. M. 1419 (Southmost Road) and F. M. 3068 (Indiana Ave.). Southmost Quadrangle. Elev. 20-25 ft.
25.852167  -97.398222
Verbatim Coordinates: 25d 51m 7.8s N; 97d 23m 53.6s
Habitat and Description: In regularly mown weedy herbaceous vegetation among scattered tall Sabal mexicana in unshaded former ag field on modified soils originally mapped as deep, well drained, calcareous, moderately alkaline silt loam Typic Ustifluvents (Rio Grande series). Associates included Bothriochloa laguroides, Centaurea americana, Chamaesyce serpens, Chloris ciliata, Ciclospermum leptophyllum, Cirsium texanum, Clematis drummondii, Coreopsis tinctoria, Cynodon dactylon, Dichanthium annulatum, Gaura drummondii, G. parviflora, Glandularia bipinnatifida, Heliotropium angiospermum, Merremia dissecta, Parthenium hysterophorus, Pennisetum ciliare, Ratibida columnifera, Urochloa maxima, Vicia ludoviciana. Occasional.
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Record Id: 604e5f97-fddf-4a92-aef9-75b745653053
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