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Mimosa nuttallii
catclaw sensitivebriar Pea Family
Mimosa nuttallii Fabaceae
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common names
  catclaw sensitivebriar
  Nuttall's sensitive-briar
accepted scientific name
  Mimosa nuttallii (DC. ex Britton & Rose) B.L. Turner
rules for finding collection records
  Mimosa nuttallii (495)
  Mimosa quadrivalvis nuttallii (482)
  Schrankia nuttallii (107)
family name
  Fabaceae
Image Author: ©2005 "DanielCD"
Image License: CC BY-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is .5 to 1 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed last week of March thru 3rd week of October

How Likely at this Location (33%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
UT Austin BIO 406D (6)
Wildflower Lense (6)
Bioimages (5)
Wikimedia Commons (2)
base map where plant found
mag select

Grassland
Disturbed
Forest
grid lines base