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Species: Xyris caroliniana
Collection Date: July 10, 1976
Bar Code ID: 000049912
UUID: ff9facc7-cd81-4efb-b802-854fd0b3cb3e
Collectors: Loran C. Anderson
Collector's Identifier: 4319
Flowers Present?: True
Fruit Present?: True
Country: United States
State or Province: Florida
County or Parish: Gadsden
Fips Code: 12039
Nearest Named Place: Quincy
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Special Geographical Unit: Wallwood Scout Reservation
Verbatim Directions to Locality: Along inner road to Camporee Field at Wallwood Scout Reservation, N side of Ocklawaha Creek arm of Lake Talquin, ca. 10 air mi S of Quincy.
Habitat: In sandy soil of mixed pine-oak woodland.
Plant Morphology Observations: Leaves twisted, bulbous base of plant mucilaginous and purplish.
Local Abundance Observations: Frequent.
Non digital information?: N

Identification Records

Identifier's Name: Loran C. Anderson
Formal Identification Date: 1976-07-10
Lowest Rank Identified: Species
Identification History: Xyris platylepis Small
Identifier's Name:
Formal Identification Date: 1981-09-30
Lowest Rank Identified: Species
Identification History: Xyris caroliniana Walt.

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