Checklist Acknowledgements

A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Texas

Stephan L. Hatch
Professor and Curator, S. M. Tracy Herbarium
Department of Rangeland Ecology and Management
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX 77843-2126
Kancheepuram N. Gandhi
former Assistant Curator, S. M. Tracy Herbarium
Larry E. Brown
Houston Community College
Houston, TX

We are grateful to John T. Kartesz, Fred E. Smeins, Bob J. Ragsdale, and Barren S. Rector for their critical review of the manuscript. We thank Barney Lipscomb and Carol Lehmkuhl for providing literature on nomenclatural data and Kevin B. Jensen, Stanley D. Jones and Joseph K. Wipff for help with distributional data. Our thanks are due to Stephanie Coleman and LeNae Boyett, who assisted in the technical preparation of the manuscript. We also thank our wives, Nora Lee Hatch, Kasthuri Gandhi, and Ruby L. Brown for their encouragement and understanding.