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Digital Herbaria

Desmodium psilophyllum

Desmodium psilophyllum Schltdl.

Beggar's Ticks, Simpleleaf Ticktrefoil, Sticktights, Wright's Tickclover

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

USDA Symbol: DEPS2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Desmodium psilophyllum

Wright Tickclover


Location: 14511 Star Cross Trail, Helotes.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: West facing hill under Juniperus ashii, stoney and rocky with Juniperus debris.

Description: Perennial, previous year debris at base and somewhat woody; 3 cm high, numerous stems. Flowers on a rachis; rachis both terminal and axillary. Leaves alternate, elliptical to oblanceolate, 7 x 18 mm. Flowers pedicelate on rachis; rachis zig-zag.

County: Bexar
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Sep 17, 1994
Specimen number: 123

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0925
Accession Date: Sep 27, 1994
Accession Number: 69

Annotations: SCXXB (In flower)

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