Taxon  Report   107 
Aegilops triuncialis  L.
Barbed goatgrass

Aegilops triuncialis
© 2001 Joe DiTomaso
Aegilops triuncialis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Aegilops triuncialis, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as high   (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).

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Aegilops triuncialis
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Aegilops
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Aegilops squarrosa
PLANTS: Triticum persicum
PLANTS: Triticum triunciale
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Jepson eFlora

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Suggested Citation
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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 28, 2015).

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