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Texas Trumpets (Acleisanthes crassifolia)

  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Nyctaginaceae
  • State: TX
  • Nature Serve ID: 144453
  • Lifeform: Subshrub, Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

Where is Texas Trumpets (Acleisanthes crassifolia) located in the wild?


cenizo scrub loose gravelly soil over dry limestone bedrock



States & Provinces:

Texas Trumpets can be found in Texas

Conservation Actions

  • 01/01/2010

Road maintenance, cattle may be grazing beyond right-of-ways.

  • 01/01/2010

between 1,000-10,000 individuals in 5-10 populations at 5-10 sites. Kinney, Maverick, Val Verde Counties; Coahuila, MX.

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Taxon Acleisanthes crassifolia
Authority Gray
Family Nyctaginaceae
CPC Number 28
ITIS 19546
Duration Perennial
Common Names
Associated Scientific Names Acleisanthes crassifolia
Distribution NA
State Rank
State State Rank
Texas S2
Ecological Relationships

Common Name Name in Text Association Type Source InteractionID
Butterflies & Moths
Sphinx moths Hawk moth Not Specified Link

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