University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00312909
Taxon: Aristida longespica Poir.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Alfred Traverse   1860   
Date: 1960-11-01
Locality: United States, Texas, Harris, Houston (Spring Branch), 200 m. NW of Banyard-Knoboak intersection. Elev. 80 ft.
Habitat: Waste field, recently disturbed by road and ditch building. Gray-buff sand with very little clay. Grass-Sesbania drumm. complex, near Pinus taeda complex. Perennial herb, 35 cm. In tufts and spreading along ground. Glumes and other floral parts green w. reddish blotches and horizontal stripes.
Reproductive Condition: flowering + fruiting=mid
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Record Id: 6abd94d8-16be-4939-b4b5-0142c88a931d
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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