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Anulocaulis leiosolenus var. gypsogenus; Gypsum Ringstem; (shown with Thelesperma longipes)   

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Anulocaulis leiosolenus var. gypsogenus
Anulocaulis leiosolenus var. gypsogenus
Gypsum Ringstem
(shown with Thelesperma longipes)
Photographer: E. Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0418 0866 (2018-04-12)

Copyright © 2018 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Aug 20, 2008
  • latitude 31.88490   longitude 104.32270     View on Google Maps.
  • location   State Highway TX-RM 652, 16.4 miles southeast of junction with US 62 at state line, 1.7 miles southeast of Delaware River crossing, 25.2 miles northeast of orla (Culberson County, Texas, US)
  • family Nyctaginaceae
  • plant community   Chihuahuan Desert gypsophilic scrub at 3500' (1068m)
  • notes   Habitat view of perennials on grayish crust of weathered gypsum over anhydrite gypsum and calcareous shaley limestone of the Permian Castile Formation, with other gypsophilic plants Nama carnosum, Tiquilia hispidissima, Dicranocarpus parviflorus, Bouteloua breviseta
  • keywords: CDR, Chihuahuan Desert, gypsum
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 78
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Gypsum Ringstem (photographer)
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