University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00434335
Taxon: Chenopodium cycloides A. Nels.
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2009
Collector: W.R. Carr   27138   
Date: 2008-09-10
Locality: United States, Texas, Yoakum, Ca. 400-500 ft. W of F. M. 1780 from a point just N of orange-and-white pipe gate ca. 7.1 mi N of highway's jct. with F. M. 2196. Fitzgerald Ranch Preserve. Plains I SE Quadrangle. Elev. 3625 ft.
33.373611  -102.613306
Verbatim Coordinates: 33d 22m 25s N; 102d 36m 47.9s
Habitat: Stems erect; pericarp magenta when fresh; rare in loose sand near top of mostly vegetated dune, high point on gently rolling landscape of Holocene sand sheet. Associates include Artemisia filifolia, Bothriochloa springfieldii, Boute-loua hirsuta, Dalea villosa, Dithyraea wislizenii, Ipomopsis longifolia, Quercus havardii, Schizachyrium scoparium, Sporobolus giganteus.
Reproductive Condition: flowering + fruiting=mid
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Record ID: 0c014c3e-5ebf-4757-81c2-97639aabad92
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