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Collection Details

Species: Astragalus crassicarpus

Fabaceae Astragalus crassicarpus
Rebecca K. Swadek 552b

Collection Date: 19 April 2011
Determined By: R. 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: Army Corps of Engineers Property E of Benbrook Lake. 500 meters WSW of pull off. 450 meters drictly W of Old Granbury Road

DD Latitude: 32.6241

DD Longitude: -97.4269


Habitat Description: Eroding hillslope hollow. Open prairie with Schizachyrium scoparium. In social trail - associated with some disturbance.

Soil Description: Calcareous sandy clay loams overlaying Duck Creek Limestone.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Herb. Perennial. Woody base. Fruit swollen, round. Flowers absent.

Other Data

Research Site: USACE E Side of Benbrook Lake

Project: Flora of Tarrant County, Texas