Family Thymelaeaceae
Basionym Dirca mexicana G.L. Nesom & Mayfield
Original Identification Dirca mexicana Nesom & Mayfield
Current Taxon Dirca mexicana G.L. Nesom & Mayfield
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Sida 16(3): 460-466, f. 1 [map], 2. 1995.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 352598
Primary Collector Guy Nesom
Collector Number 7863
Collection Date 3 Mar 1995
Country Mexico
Province/State Tamaulipas
Plant Location Notes Mpio. Hidalgo: along road from Sta. Engracia (Tamps). to Dulces Nombres (N. Leon), Arroyo Oscuro, 2.0 road mi NE of Los Caballos toward Canada El Mimbre, 15.0 road mi W of lowermost crossing of arroyo El Mimbre. Mesic cove forest with Carya, Pinus, Pseudotsuga, Quercus, Carpinus, Liquidambar. ca. 1800 meters; 23^59'09"N, 99^28'37"W
Plant Description Notes This species abundant at this locality - at the end of full flower, beginning of fruit set.
Broad geographical location North America
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