University of Texas at Austin Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00167396
Taxon: Tiquilia mexicana (S. Watson) A.T. Richardson
Family: Boraginaceae
Determiner: Turner, B. L. (2008)
Collector: Michael J. Moore   120   
Date: 2002-07-18
Verbatim Date: 2002-7-18
Locality: United States, Texas, Terrell, Growing on the N side of road along US 90 ca. 12.5 mi. W of Dryden.
30.06778  -102.32197
Habitat: Abundant on roadside in bare limestone substrate. Larrea, Dasylirion, Ephedra, and Agave leuchuguilla dominant. Many, many other plants in flower due to recent rains. Tiquilia hispidissima (MJM 119), T. canescens (MJM 121) and Menodora longiflora (MJM 122) also present. Flowers dark rose pink with yellow throats. Calyces tinged with red. Additional material: DNA.
Preparations: Sheet
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Record ID: aa403a1d-f327-42c1-8075-dd9eb0d1fc90
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