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Collection Details

Species: Lygodesmia texana (Torr. & A.Gray) Greene ex Small

Asteraceae Lygodesmia texana (Torr. & A.Gray) Greene ex Small
Rebecca K. Swadek , Bob O'Kennon 314


Collection Date: 31 May 2010
Determined By: Rebecca K. Swadek
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: BRIT

Locality

Continent: North America

Country: United States of America

Region: Texas

Subregion: Wise County

Closest Town: Decatur

Locality Description: LBJ Unit 71. East of Hwy 287. West of FM730 and Old Decatur Road and south of FS 928

DD Latitude: 33.3093

DD Longitude: -97.6079

Habitat

Habitat Description: On eroding Walnut hill slope above Antlers sand contact, with Mimosa roemeriana, Dyschoriste linearis, Hedyotis nigricans, Ratibida columnifera, Aristida purpurea, Prunus rivularis, Schizachyrium scoparium

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

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Ligulate with lavender ligules. Sweet scent. Milky latex.

Other Data

Research Site: Unit 71

Project: Flora of the Walnut Formation