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Collection Details

Species: Desmanthus illinoensis MacMill.

Fabaceae Desmanthus illinoensis MacMill.
Rebecca K. Swadek , Bob O'Kennon 284

Collection Date: 31 May 2010
Determined By: unknown
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: unknown


Continent: North America

Country: United States of America

Region: Texas

Subregion: Wise County

Closest Town: Rhome

Locality Description: Rhome. 0.4 miles W of Hwy 287, just N of Hwy 114.

DD Latitude: 33.0588

DD Longitude: -97.4853


Habitat Description: In Walnut seep near roadside, deep water, dominated by Eleocharis occulta mats, with Typha domingensis. Solanum dimidiatum and Engelmannia peristenia higher up near road.

Soil Description: Walnut Formation. Saturated seepy shallow soil with algal mats, standing water

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Unarmed white flowers. Heads 20-70 flowered. 5-18 pairs of pinnae on leaves.

Other Data

Research Site: Rhome Site

Project: Flora of the Walnut Formation