Taxon  Report   1841 
Cenchrus incertus  M. Curtis
coast sandbur
Cenchrus incertus, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Cenchrus incertus
© 2006 Matt Below
Cenchrus incertus
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Communities:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Cenchrus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Cenchrus spinifex
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Cenchrus pauciflorus
TJM2: Cenchrus spinifex
 Information about  Cenchrus incertus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CESP4)

Commercial availability unknown.

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Jepson eFlora

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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 01, 2015).

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