University of Texas Herbarium
(TEX)
Catalog #: TEX00448337
Taxon: Sporobolus giganteus Nash
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2008
Collector: W. R. Carr with Bob Fulginiti   26424   
Date: 2007-09-20
Locality: United States, Texas, Hemphill, Ca. 0.3-0.5 airmiles W of F. M. 2654 from a point 2.1 roadmiles N of Washita River bridge. Hackberry Creek and Gem quadrangles. Elev. 2480 - 2490 ft.
35.750194  -100.116806
Verbatim Coordinates: 35d 45m 0.7s N; 100d 7m 0.5s
Habitat: Frequent in tallgrass grassland on deep, excessively drained, neutral fine sand Typic Ustipsamments (Tivoli Series) on rolling dune-like landscape. Associates include Andropogon hallii, Ambrosia psilostachya, Amorpha canescens, Artemisia filifolia, Bouteloua gracilis, Calamovilfa gigantea, Chamaecrista fasciculata, Croton glandulosus, Digitaria cognata, Elymus canadensis, Eragrostis sp. (26427), Eriogonum multiflorum, Gutierrezia sp., Liatris sp., Heterotheca subaxillaris, Rhus aromatica, Salvia azurea, Sorghastrum nutans, Sporobolus giganteus, Triplasis purpurea, Yucca glauca.
Reproductive Condition: flowering + fruiting=mid
Specimen Images
Record ID: 187cb4c0-3cc7-49b7-87e4-60c3b48cb28b
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (george.yatskievych@austin.utexas.edu)
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