University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00463280
Taxon: Vulpia octoflora (Walt.) Rydb.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner (TEX), 2013
Collector: W. R. Carr   30420   
Date: 18 April 2012
Locality: United States, TEXAS, Bastrop, E side of Alum Creek on Hoppy Spring Tract, ca. 1.4-1.6 airmiles SSE of jct. St. Rt. 21 and F. M. 1441 NE of Bastrop. Bastrop State Park. Smithville NW Quadrangle. Elev. 440-460 ft.
30.132417  -97.215278
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 7m 56.7s N; 97d 12m 55s
Habitat and Description: In bed of gravelly sand road through forb-dominated herbaceous vegetation on gentle upper slope on rolling landscape underlain by Carrizo Sand, on soils mapped as deep, moderately well drained, slightly acid loamy fine sand (Demona Series, Arenic Paleustalfs). Area lightly burned during Bastrop Complex Wildfire of September 2011. Associates included Aphanostephus skirrhobasis, Brazoria truncata, Callirhoe involucrata, Castilleja indivisa, Coreopsis sp., Gaillardia aestivalis, G. ambylodon, Heterotheca pilosa. H. subaxillaris, Hypochaeris glabra, Lepidium sp., Oenothera laciniata, Opuntia sp., Plantago hookeriana, Rumex hastatulus, Silene antirrhina, Vulpia sp. Occasional.
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Record Id: 24cae306-fa77-42c4-9863-3bc8f130d311
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