Taxon  Report   77 
Achnatherum occidentale  (Thurber) Barkworth  ssp. occidentale   (not an active name; please see Stipa occidentalis var. occidentalis)
Western needlegrass
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Achnatherum occidentale ssp. occidentale, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.

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Achnatherum occidentale ssp. occidentale
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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Achnatherum
Parent Record Achnatherum occidentale
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
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Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 accepted name: Stipa occidentalis var. occidentalis
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XWALK: Achnatherum occidentalis ssp. occidentalis
NOTE: Achnatherum occidentale ssp. occidentale is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2016).

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