University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00198029
Taxon: Rhynchosia texana Torr. & A.Gray
Family: Fabaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2011
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Collector: W. R. Carr   19969   
Date: 2001-08-28
Locality: United States, Texas, Presidio, W side of main road on Hip-O ranch Preserve (TNC). 0.6 -0.7 mi. N of gate at railroad track, ca. 5-6 airmiles WNW of Marfa. Marfa Quadrangle. Elev. 4890 - 4920 ft.
30.337233  -104.110667
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 20.234m N; 104d 6.64m
Habitat: Rare in light-colored sandy mineral soil among light gray igneous rock on gentle slope of low rocky hill supporting open shrubland. Yucca elata and Ephedra sp. dominant on slope; Larrea tridentata and Parthenium incanum dominant on flat top. Other associates include Condalia ericoides, Croton pottsii, Dalea formosa, Dyschoriste decumbens, Dyssodia acerosa, Eriogonum abertianum, Euphorbia lata, E. revoluta, Hilaria swallenii, Lesquerella fendleri, Melampodium leucanthum, Nolina texana, Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana, Psilostrophe tagetina, Tiquilia canescens, Verbena neomexicana, and Zinnia grandiflora.
Reproductive Condition: flowering + fruiting=mid
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Record Id: b9e553b9-7662-4942-9187-e87c2fd21535
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