7276 thumb Flora and Fauna of the Rio Grande Valley

A hodgepodge of animals and plants found in the Rio Grande Valley, Texas.

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Great Kiskadee 1
Pitangus sulphuratus
Small
Green Parakeet 2
Psittacara holochlorus
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Rock Dove 3
Columba livia
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Great-tailed Grackle 4
Quiscalus mexicanus
Small
Mourning Dove 5
Zenaida macroura
Small
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 7
Amazilia yucatanensis
Small
Texas wild olive 8
Cordia boissieri
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southern live oak 9
Quercus virginiana
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honey mesquite 10
Prosopis glandulosa
Small
Texas mountain laurel 7
Sophora secundiflora
Small
Anacua Tree 11
Ehretia anacua
Small
Sago cycad 12
Cycas revoluta
Small
three-lobe false mallow 13
Malvastrum coromandelianum
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Bougainvilleas 14
Bougainvillea
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cenizo 15
Leucophyllum frutescens
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Cedar Elm 16
Ulmus crassifolia
Small
sugarberry 16
Celtis laevigata
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Guineagrass 17
Panicum maximum
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buffelgrass 18
Cenchrus ciliaris
Small
creeping lantana 13
Lantana montevidensis
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Bermuda grass 19
Cynodon dactylon
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Texas Ebony 20
Ebenopsis ebano
Small
silverleaf nightshade 21
Solanum elaeagnifolium
24680 260 190
sweet acacia 22
Vachellia farnesiana
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palo verde 23
Parkinsonia
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Betonyleaf Mistflower 24
Conoclinium betonicifolium
Small
Mexican Ash 25
Fraxinus berlandieriana
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Orchid Tree 26
Bauhinia purpurea
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bur oak 27
Quercus macrocarpa
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Turk's cap 28
Malvaviscus arboreus
Small
Santa Maria feverfew 29
Parthenium hysterophorus
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Texas Spiny Lizard 31
Sceloporus olivaceus
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Texas Horned Lizard 32
Phrynosoma cornutum
Small
Diamondback Watersnake 34
Nerodia rhombifer
Small
Texas Indigo Snake 35
Drymarchon melanurus erebennus

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