University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00465375
Taxon: Palafoxia callosa (Nutt.) Torr. & Gray
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner (TEX), 2014
Collector: W.R. Carr & Mike Powers   30965   
Date: 25 June 2012
Locality: United States, TEXAS, Bastrop, S side of Park Road 1 ca. 0.3 mi E of its jct. with Harmon Road. East side of Bastrop State Park. Smithville Quadrangle. Elev. 550 ft.
30.108517  -97.245983
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 6.511m N; 97d 14.759m
Habitat and Description: In mixed vegetation in area from which standing dead trees (mostly loblolly pine) were removed in winter 2012, on convex upland underlain by Eocene sand of the Reklaw Formation and/or Pleistocene terrace deposits, on sandy to gravelly soils mapped as Axtell-Tabor complex. Area burned during Bastrop Complex Wildfire of September 2011. Associates included Acalypha monococca, Bothriochloa ischaemum, Croton lindheimerianus, Dichanthelium sphaerocarpon, Erigeron strigosus, Eriogonum longifolium, Houstonia nigricans, Mollugo verticillata, Rhus copallina. Locally common.
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Record Id: beb3b9c7-f76a-4d3c-a639-79af4912d0f7
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