Taxon  Report   2884 
Echinochloa muricata  (P. Beauv.) Fern.
Rough barnyard grass,  Rough barnyardgrass
Echinochloa muricata
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Echinochloa muricata
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry
Echinochloa muricata
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Echinochloa muricata, 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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Echinochloa muricata
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Echinochloa
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2016).

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