Taxon  Report   1840 
Cenchrus echinatus  L.
southern sandbur
Cenchrus echinatus , a monocot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Cenchrus echinatus
© 2012 Zoya Akulova
Cenchrus echinatus
© 2007 Steve Matson
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Cenchrus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Cenchrus echinatus var. hillebrandianus
 Information about  Cenchrus echinatus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CEEC)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 23, 2014).

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