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Collection Details

Species: Cyperus echinatus (L.) Alph.Wood

Cyperaceae Cyperus echinatus (L.) Alph.Wood
K. R. Norton , Bob O'Kennon 1078

Collection Date: 16 September 2011
Determined By: Norton and O'Kennon
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: BRIT


Continent: North America

Country: United States of America

Region: Texas

Subregion: Tarrant County

Locality Description: Fort Worth. 1700 University Dr., Botanical Research Institute of Texas.

DD Latitude: 32.7407

DD Longitude: -97.3627

Coordinate uncertainty: 50 m

Min. Elevation: 169 m


Habitat Description: Growing in damp soil in bioswales on S side of property.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Plants caespitose with knotty, red bases. Spike heads globose, densely clustered. Spikes green turning brown at maturity. Brocts exceeding spikes, flat to v-shaped, nearly horizontal.

Local Name: Globe Flat Sedge

Other Data

Research Site: BRIT Campus

Project: Flora of Tarrant County, Texas