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University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00464977
Taxon: Jatropha cathartica Teran & Berl.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner (TEX), 2014
Collector: W.R. Carr   30304   
Date: 2012-04-11
Locality: United States, TEXAS, Val Verde, Formerly heavily grazed area near water tank on side road just west of main road, ca. 10-11 airmiles NW of jct. US Rt. 277 and road to Rough Canyon Recreation Area. Central part of Devils River State Natural Area Southern Unit. Elev. 1640 ft.
29.728333  -100.963111
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 43m 42s N; 100d 57m 47.2s
Habitat: In grassland with scattered shrub mottes, on shallow stony clay soils on level karstic ridgetop underlain by Salmon Peak Limestone, formerly heavily grazed area near water tank on side road just west of main road. Herbaceous associates included Allium drummondii, Ammoselinum popei, Aphanostephus ramosissimus, Aristida purpurea sensu lato, Bromus catharticus, Centaurea melitensis, Convolvulus equitans, Digitaria cognata, Dyssodia pentachaeta, Erioneuron pilosum, Evax verna, Gaillardia cf. pulchella, Galium virgatum, Hedeoma drummondii, Hilaria belangeri, Hymenoxys odorata, Lepidium sp., Lindheimera texana, Lupinus texensis, Mentzelia oligosperma, Nassella leucotricha, Parietaria pensylvanica, Parthenium sp., Phyllanthus polygonoides, Plantago helleri, Pleuraphis mutica, Quincula lobata, Ratibida columnifera, Sclerocactus brevihamatus ssp. brevihamatus, Scutellaria drummondii, Senna lindheimeriana, Sida abutifolia, Solanum rostratum, Spermolepis inermis, Triodanis coloradoensis, Trisetum interruptum, Verbena canescens, Wedelia hispida. Occasional.
Reproductive Condition: flowering=early
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Record Id: 6ba846d1-7bd7-40cf-8618-d8d64b93f509
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: George Yatskievych (george.yatskievych@austin.utexas.edu)
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