University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00440669
Taxon: Ziziphus obtusifolia (Hook. ex Torr. & Gray) Gray
Family: Rhamnaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2006
Collector: W. R. Carr and Debbie Benesh   24076   
Date: 2005-09-21
Locality: United States, Texas, Pecos, W side of main road on W side of Diamond Y Draw, 2.2-2.4 airmiles SW of St. Rt. 18 bridge, 1.3-1.4 airmiles NNE of Diamond Y Spring. Diamond Y Spring Preserve. Diamond Y Spring Quadrangle. Elev. 2790 - 2820 ft.
31.017972  -102.913861
Verbatim Coordinates: 31d 1m 4.7s N; 102d 54m 49.9s
Habitat: Rare shrub in medium-stature shrubland or shortgrass grassland on stony clay soils on alluvial/colluvial flat and on moderately steep rocky limestone slope. Associates include Acacia neovernicosa, Condalia ericoides, Ephedra spp., Flourensia cernua, Fouquieria splendens, Gutierrezia sp., Hibiscus denudatus, Koeberlinia spinosa, Larrea tridentata, Leucophyllum minus, Parthenium incanum, Prosopis glandulosa, Rhus microphylla, Tiquilia canescens, Viguiera stenoloba, Yucca treculeana.
Reproductive Condition: sterile
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Record Id: 9066425c-db58-4283-abba-8b6f7eb3c116
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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