University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00441092
Taxon: Mimosa aculeaticarpa var. biuncifera (Benth.) Barneby
Family: Fabaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2003
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Collector: W. R. Carr   19956   
Date: 2001-08-24
Locality: United States, Texas, Presidio, N side of E-W road parallel to and just N of RR track, 0.7 roadmiles E of main N-S road on Hip-O Ranch (TNC), just W of another ranch road (marked on topo) leading N. Marfa Quadrangle. [Databaser's note: lat/long listed as "from point N30o19.733', W104o05.761' to point N30o19.913', W104o05.947'."]. Elev. 4830 - 4890 ft.
30.328883  -104.096017
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 19.733m N; 104d 5.761m
Habitat: Occasional shrub in igneous-gravelly soil on S-facing gentle slope of low hill in grassy basin. Grassland of Hilaria swallenii, Bouteloua curtipendula and H. mutica dotted with various shrubs. Other associates include Condalia ericoides, Croton pottsii, Dalea neomexicana, Dyschoriste decumbens, Dyssodia pentachaeta, Echinocactus horizonthalonius, Ephedra sp., Euphorbia dentata, Gaura coccinea, Koeberlinia spinosa, Krameria sp., Lesquerella fendleri, Machaeranthera tanacetifolia, Melampodium leucanthum, Mentzelia multiflora, Nolina sp., Opuntia sp., Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana, Psilostrophe tagetina, Tiquilia canescens, Verbena neomexicana, Yucca elata, Ziziphus obtusifolius.
Reproductive Condition: fruiting=late
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Record ID: dbdfc4a3-5743-4bc1-bcc9-257713c73266
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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