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Chihuahuan Desert

This EPA Level III ecoregion encompasses all or part of 16 counties in the Trans-Pecos region of West Texas. The Chihuahuan Desert extends across southern New Mexico, southeastern Arizona and northern Mexico. In Texas, this ecoregion covers roughly the same area as the Texas Parks & Wildlife Departmentís Trans-Pecos vegetative region. This collection lists only those taxa found in the Texas portion of the Chihuahuan Desert ecoregion.

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Acer grandidentatumBigtooth Maple
Big-toothed Maple
Uvalde Bigtooth Maple
Southwestern Bigtooth Maple
Canyon Maple
Sabinal Maple
Western Sugar Maple
Achnatherum hymenoidesIndian Ricegrass
Indian Millet
Sandgrass
Acleisanthes longifloraAngel Trumpets
Angel's Trumpets
Achnatherum lobatumLobed Needlegrass
Littleawn Needlegrass
Achillea millefoliumCommon Yarrow
Western Yarrow
Yarrow
Milfoil
Acalypha monostachyaRound Copperleaf
Acourtia nanaDwarf Desertpeony
Acalypha ostryifoliaPineland Threeseed Mercury
Hop-hornbeam Copperleaf
Acalypha phleoidesShrubby Copperleaf
Three-seeded Mercury
Acourtia runcinataFeatherleaf Desertpeony
Peonia
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