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Collection Details

Species: Matelea cynanchoides (Engelm. & A.Gray) Woodson

Asclepiadaceae Matelea cynanchoides (Engelm.) Woodson
K. McNew , Tiana Franklin, Heather Hillard, Beverly Davis 92

Collection Date: 1 July 2009
Determined By: K. McNew
Determination Date: 19 October 2009
Institution: unknown


Continent: North America

Country: United States of America

Region: Texas

Subregion: Tarrant County

Locality Description: Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge. Located 20 yards south of the North section of the Todd Island Loop Trail, in clearing near large area of Necopina.

DD Latitude: 32.8561

DD Longitude: -97.4873


Habitat Description: Within the large continuous clearing that connects the North and South sections of the Todd Island Loop Trail, 20 yards from North trail.

Soil Description: Deep sandy Aquilla soils.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Small species with a very large fruit, uncommon

Min. Height: 0.2 m

Other Data

Research Site: Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge

Project: Flora of Tarrant County, Texas