University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00453158
Taxon: Ditaxis mercurialina (Nutt.) Coult.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Determiner: B.L. Turner, 2011
Collector: W. R. Carr with Brian Lowe and Jeff Quayle   28318   
Date: 2009-07-21
Locality: United States, Texas, Parker, Ca. 100-500 ft. E of W fenceline of Bear Creek Unit of Dixon Ranch, ca. 2.3-2.4 airmiles NW to WNW of US Rt. 377 bridge over Bear Creek. Elev. 980 - 1000 ft.
32.600778  -97.632167
Verbatim Coordinates: 32d 36m 2.8s N; 97d 37m 55.8s
Habitat: Occasional in "prairie" grassland on shallow stony clay loam on gentle slope on upper part of rolling landscape underlain by Cretaceous Limestone. Associates include Ambrosia psilostachya, Aristida purpurea, Centaurea americana, Dalea aurea, Houstonia nigricans, Penstemon cobaea, Schizachyrium scoparium, Stenosiphon linifolius, Stillingia texana.
Reproductive Condition: flowering + fruiting=mid
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Record Id: ee68bee8-b1bf-4d61-a444-380bfe1b7711
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