Taxon  Report   2920 
Eleocharis quadrangulata  (Michaux) Roemer & Schultes
Four angled spikerush,  Squarestem spikerush
Eleocharis quadrangulata
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Eleocharis quadrangulata
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Eleocharis quadrangulata
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Eleocharis quadrangulata, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to North America.

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Eleocharis quadrangulata
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Eleocharis
Communities:
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: freshwater-marsh [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Eleocharis quadrangulata var. crassior
PLANTS: Scirpus quadrangulatus
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 26, 2016).

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