PRC : TEX
University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00465704
Taxon: Acourtia wrightii (Gray) Reveal & King
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner (TEX), 2014
Collector: W.R. Carr & Robert Potts   31775   
Date: 18 September 2012
Locality: United States, TEXAS, Presidio, S side of Matonoso Creek ca. ð mile downstream from (SE of) low water crossing on St. Rt. 169, ca. 3.6-3.7 airmiles NNW of St. Rt. 169 bridge over Alamito Creek just N of Plata. Kennedy Ranch (Dixon Water Foundation). Plata NE Quadrangle. Elev. 3830-3840 ft.
29.9243  -104.0348
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 55.458m N; 104d 2.088m
Habitat and Description: In shrubland on valley flat on otherwise rolling landscape underlain by tuffaceous sandstone and conglomerate of the Tascotal Formation. Common species included Prosopis glandulosa, Acacia constricta, Bouteloua trifida, Tidestromia lanuginosa, Eragrostis lehmanniana. Other associates included Acacia constricta, Amaranthus palmeri, Aristida ternipes, Bouteloua aristidoides, B barbata, Buddleja marrubiifolia, Carlowrightia linearifolia, Condalia ericoides, Croton pottsii, Dasyochloa pulchella, Digitaria californica, Enneapogon desvauxii, Ephedra trifurca, Kallstroemia parviflora, Muhlenbergia porteri, Parthenium incanum, Pectis tenella, Rhus microphylla, Salsola sp., Setaria leucopila, Solanum elaeagnifolium, Sporobolus cryptandrus, Thelesperma megapotamicum, Tragia 31777, Yucca sp., Zinnia grandiflora. Corollas dirty white; rare.
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Record Id: 5065fc56-86f8-4f46-984a-ca7e7fbcd21a
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (george.yatskievych@austin.utexas.edu)
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