University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00206399
Taxon: Lotus plebeius (Brand) Barneby
Family: Fabaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2005
Collector: Emily J. Lott and Susan P. Rankin   5055   
Date: 2004-04-26
Locality: United States, Texas, Presidio, Chinati Mtns. State Natural Area. Boulder Canyon. A large, steep, bowl-shaped igneous area N side of Chinatis draining off Chinati Peak. Elev. 4510 ft.
29.978889  -104.514444
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 58m 44s N; 104d 30m 52s
Habitat: Associates include Quercus grisea, scattered Q. puncens var. vaseyana, Juniperus, Acacia neovernicosa, A. constricta, Yucca torreyi, Nolina tex., Adolphia, Opuntia lindheimeri, O. imbricata, Rhus trilobata, Bouteloua curtipendula, Verbesina, and Muhlenbergia emersleyi. Decumbent perennial herb. Fls orange-red outside, yellow inside. Fairly common among boulders w. Bouteloua, Dasylirion, and Erigeron.
Reproductive Condition: flowering + fruiting=mid
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Record ID: 57ff06ca-ffbd-4d3d-b65e-c2b8816d2a33
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