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Collection Details

Species: Aristida purpurea Nutt.

Poaceae Aristida purpurea Nutt.
Rebecca K. Swadek 490

Collection Date: 17 October 2010
Determined By: Rebecca K. Swadek
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: BRIT


Continent: North America

Country: United States of America

Region: Texas

Subregion: Tarrant County

Closest Town: Fort Worth

Locality Description: Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge. Prairie East of Confederate Park Road/FM 1886 near Gate House.

DD Latitude: 32.8298

DD Longitude: -97.4781


Habitat Description: Growing in Walnut Limestone barrens, slightly seepy, with Bothriochloa barbinodis, Muhlenbergia reverchonii, Iva angustifolia, Agalinis heterophylla, Croton monanthogynus and Dichanthelium oligosanthes.

Soil Description: Walnut Formation. Shallow calcareous clay loam, slightly seepy.

Other Data

Research Site: Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge

Project: Flora of the Walnut Formation