University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00463278
Taxon: Vulpia octoflora (Walt.) Rydb.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner (TEX), 2013
Collector: W. R. Carr   30408   
Date: 18 April 2012
Locality: United States, TEXAS, Bastrop, 0.5 mi SW of Hoppy Spring (the spring), ca. 1.1 airmiles S of jct. St. Rt. 21 and F. M. 1441 NE of Bastrop. Bastrop State Park. Smithville NW Quadrangle. Elev. 470 ft.
30.133389  -97.225778
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 8m 0.2s N; 97d 13m 32.8s
Habitat and Description: In herbaceous vegetation in small opening in loblolly pine - post oak forest on narrow convex ridgetop underlain by Carrizo Sand, on soils mapped as deep, moderately well drained, neutral to slightly acid fine sand (Patilo Series, Grossarenic Paleustalfs). Area lightly burned during Bastrop Complex Wildfire of September 2011. Associates included Aphanostephus skirrhobasis, Brazoria truncata, Cnidoscolus texanus, Gaillardia aestivalis, Helianthemum sp., Heterotheca subaxillaris, Hymenopappus artemisiifolius, Oenothera heterophylla, Paronychia drummondii, Polycarpon tetraphyllum, Vulpia octoflora. Occasional.
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Record Id: e8d25f17-6e26-443f-9f69-6df2cf17be49
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