LSU : Vascular Plants
Louisiana State University, Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium
Catalog #: LSU00126323
Secondary Catalog #: 128153; NPS Acc #: GUIS-M-00126; NPS Cat #: GUIS M 2979
Taxon: Amorpha fruticosa L.
Family: Fabaceae
Determiner: Diane M. Ferguson (2009)
Taxon Remarks: desert false indigo
Collector: Stephanie M. Gunn-Zumo   PB-85   
Date: 2005-08-25
Verbatim Date:2005-8-25
Additional Collectors: Diane M. Ferguson
Locality: United States, Mississippi, Jackson, Gulf Islands National Seashore, Petit Bois Island. Edges of extensive Phragmites marsh bordering the south beach near narrow western section of the island just east of tree line.
30.2014  -88.4369
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM: Zone 16, 361686.19 Em, 3341975.03 Nm
Habitat: Edges of marsh bordering beach. Soil characteristics: Duckston sand, 0 to 2 percent slope (365) - poorly drained sands in shallow depressions between coastal dunes and on nearly level flats between dunes and marshes. Associate plant species: Cyperus odoratus, Kosteletzkya virginica, Hibiscus grandiflorus, Toxicodendron radicans, Ampelopsis arborea, Sacciolepis striata, Mikania scandens, Vigna luteola. Rare.
Substrate: Duckston sand
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Record Id: 82d475cd-1362-4fc1-8c86-9c02af4fa25f
Occurrence ID (GUID): 9253070f-70ae-4fec-874f-d34b49acaf91
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