Taxon  Report   11634 
Elymus caput-medusae  L.
Medusa head
Elymus caput-medusae , a monocot, is an annual herb that is not native to California.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as high (plant profile / CalWeedMapper ).

 

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Elymus caput-medusae
© 2008 Keir Morse
Elymus caput-medusae
© 2011 Steve Matson
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Elymus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Taeniatherum caput-medusae
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Taeniatherum asperum
TJM2: Taeniatherum caput-medusae
 Information about  Elymus caput-medusae  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (TACA8)

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2014).

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