University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00463244
Taxon: Vulpia sciurea (Nutt.) Henr.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner (TEX), 2013
Collector: W. R. Carr   30121   
Date: 23 March 2012
Locality: United States, TEXAS, Bastrop, NE side of unpaved road to Hoppy Springs, ca. 0.6 airmiles SSE of jct. St. Rt. 21 and F. M. 1441 NE of Bastrop. Bastrop State Park. Smithville NW Quadrangle. Elev. 480 ft.
30.142778  -97.223528
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 8m 34s N; 97d 13m 24.7s
Habitat and Description: In burned-over loblolly pine - post oak - eastern red cedar forest on soils mapped as deep, moderately well drained, slightly acid loamy fine sand (Demona Series, Arenic Paleustalfs) on nearly level to gently sloping upland underlain by Carrizo Sand. Area burned during Bastrop Complex Wildfire of September 2011. Trees mostly dead; Ilex vomitoria stump-sprouts numerous. Associates included Astragalus nuttallianus, Cnidoscolus texanus, Corydalis sp., Dichanthelium oligosanthes, Euphorbia corollata, Evax candida, Gamochaeta purpurea, Helianthus sp., Ilex vomitoria, Juniperus virginiana, Krigia virginica, Nuttallanthus texanus, Oxalis sp., Pediomelum rhombifolium, Phytolacca americana, Pinus taeda, Quercus stellata, Smilax bona-nox and other Smilax sp., Tradescantia subacaulis, Triodanis sp., Vicia ludoviciana, Yucca louisianensis. Annual grass with ascending-erect culms. Common.
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Record Id: a10b5711-0dcf-45dc-ad90-2bfa4825db88
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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