University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00441960
Taxon: Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2001
Collector: Robert Runyon   4100   
Date: 1945-11-21
Locality: United States, Texas, Cameron, On bank of the Arroya Colorado, Harlingen. Elev. 10 m.
Habitat: Erect, tall, tufted grass on open dry ground. Annual, perennial roots. Clay soil. Showy, paniculate, rose flowers. Leaves smoothish. Soft cottony fruit. Pale green bark. Rather weak roots. Frequent in colonies in open dry soil.
Reproductive Condition: fruiting=late
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Record ID: bf52c2af-dc48-4f67-8194-b3e0a5f13b99
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Current Record
University of Texas Herbarium (TEX)
Robert Runyon 41001945-11-21
Catalog Number: TEX00441960
Latest Identification: Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka
Identified by: B. L. Turner, 2001

New York Botanical Garden Steere Herbarium (NY)
R. Runyon 41001945-11-21
Catalog Number: 1725084
GUID: 26e1b287-b849-446b-bed4-629b16d1775e
Latest Identification: Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka

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