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Collection Details

Variety: Pediomelum hypogaeum var. scaposum

Fabaceae Pediomelum hypogaeum var. scaposum
Rebecca K. Swadek , Bob O'Kennon 326

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: Decatur

Locality Description: LBJ Unit 50. 1.3 miles west of FM 730 and 5.75 miles east of Hwy 287. Just south of County Road 2366

DD Latitude: 33.3375

DD Longitude: -97.5703


Habitat Description: In Walnut limestone barrens near gate with Silphium albiflorum, Schedonnardus panniculatus, Euphorbia longicruris, Cuscuta pentagona, Mirabilis linearis

Soil Description: Walnut Formation. Calcareous gravelly clay loam topsoil, overlying Antlers Sand

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Leaves palmate, basal. Inflorescence a dense spike. Peduncle and petiole close to same length. Hairs appressed on peduncle. Root twisty.

Other Data

Research Site: Unit 50

Project: Flora of the Walnut Formation