University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00464241
Taxon: Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner (TEX), 2013
Collector: W.R. Carr & Debbie Benesh   31190   
Date: 17 July 2012
Locality: United States, TEXAS, Presidio, Just W of Two Mile Well, ca. 2.7 airmiles N to NNW of jct. US Rt. 67 and US Rt. 90 in downtown Marfa. SE part of Mimms Ranch. Marfa Quadrangle. Elev. 4770-4780 ft.
30.346733  -104.032167
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 20.804m N; 104d 1.93m
Habitat and Description: In weedy herbaceous vegetation around cattle pens in heavily impacted part of grassland on silty soil on very gently rolling landscape underlain by a mix of Perdiz Conglomerate (a fanglomerate of variable composition) and Quaternary alluvium. Associates included Amaranthus palmeri, Chenopodium sp., Cucurbita foetidissima, Marrubium vulgare, Panicum obtusum, Solanum elaeagnifolium. Locally common.
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Record Id: c90f0ac0-cc47-4803-9419-093d561d09ac
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