University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00465359
Taxon: Eleocharis flavescens (Poir.) Urban
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner (TEX), 2014
Collector: W.R. Carr & Jason Singhurst   30921   
Date: 15 June 2012
Locality: United States, TEXAS, Bastrop, Broad level area at upper edge of floodplain on W side of Alum Creek, near mouth of creek draining Hoppy Spring, ca. 1.2-1.3 airmiles SE of jct. St. Rt. 21 and F. M. 1441 NE of Bastrop. Bastrop State Park. Smithville NW Quadrangle. Elev. 410 ft.
30.134278  -97.218889
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 8m 3.4s N; 97d 13m 8s
Habitat and Description: In wetland herbaceous vegetation on moist to wet sandy soils over hardpan, broad level area at upper edge of floodplain on W side of Alum Creek. Area burned during Bastrop Complex Wildfire of September 2011. Major or conspicuous components of wetland in general vicinity (within 500 ft.) included Apios americana, Cyperus virens, Eleocharis tortilis, Hibiscus lasiocarpos, Hydrocotyle ranunculoides, H. umbellata, Juncus effusus, Ludwigia decurrens, L. palustris, Mikania scandens, Morella cerifera, Ptilimnium capillaceum, Rhexia mariana, Rhynchospora corniculata, Sacciolepis striata, Sesbania macrocarpa, Triadenum sp., Woodwardia virginica, Zizaniopsis miliacea. Locally common where not overtopped by taller species.
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Record Id: 0fb877f2-0114-4561-a7da-0e406a63a9c4
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