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Pleuraphis mutica
Pleuraphis mutica
Tobosa Grass
Photographer: E. Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0118 2050 (2018-01-24)

Copyright © 2018 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Sep 25, 2016
  • latitude 31.82337   longitude 107.57037     View on Google Maps.
  • location   State Hiway NM 9, mm 92.5, 0.3 mile east of road south to VOR station, 4.2 miles east of junction with NM 11 in Columbus, (Luna County, New Mexico, US)
  • family Poaceae
  • plant community   Chihuahuan Desert Tobosa-Alkali Sacation playa grassland at 4006' (1221m )
  • notes   Perennial grass in largely overgrazed playa grassland on silty clay flats of the extensive Mimbres playa, with Atriplex acanthocarpa, Sporobolis airoides, Gutierrezia, Tidestromia and Prosopis glandulosa.
  • contributor's ID #  CDR187
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Tobosa Grass (photographer)
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