Taxon  Report   1125 
Bouteloua aristidoides  (Kunth) Griseb.  var. aristidoides 
Needle grama
Bouteloua aristidoides var. aristidoides
© 2004 James M. Andre
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Bouteloua aristidoides var. aristidoides
© 2014 Keir Morse
Bouteloua aristidoides var. aristidoides
© 2005 Steve Matson
Bouteloua aristidoides var. aristidoides, a monocot, is an annual grass that is native to California and NAM/WW.

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Bouteloua aristidoides var. aristidoides
© 2014 Keir Morse
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Bouteloua
Parent Record Bouteloua aristidoides
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 19, 2018).

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