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Heteropogon contortus
Heteropogon contortus
Photographer: Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0218 0819 (2018-02-12)

Copyright © 2018 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Mar 7, 2015
  • latitude 29.24460   longitude 103.53080     View on Google Maps.
  • location   Old Maverick Road, graded road to Santa Elena Canyon, 4.4 miles south of junction with highway to Panther Junction (TX 118 extension), Big Bend National Park (Brewster County, Texas, US)
  • family Poaceae
  • plant community   Chihuahuan Desert scrub at 2446' (744m)
  • notes   scattered narrowly erect clumps in winter color on silty volcanic sands and gravels of a wide braided wash. Distinctive awns
  • keywords: CDR, Chihuahuan Desert
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 2312
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Tanglehead (photographer)
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