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TORCH Portal

Texas Oklahoma Regional Consortium of Herbaria offers opportunities to access information maintained in the Billy L. Turner Plant Resources Center University of Texas (TEX) and Lundell (LL) herbaria, which combined comprise over a million specimens. These databases presently include over 515,000 specimens from both herbaria, using the Symbiota interface and software. 

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Specimens from Travis County

A vine of large white flowers

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The database of TEX and LL types is directly available through JSTOR Plants. Users who cannot get the needed images through the JSTOR website should contact the curator.

The Comps of Mexico: A systematic account of the family Asteraceae

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