Taxon  Report   3039 
Eragrostis pectinacea  (Michaux) Nees  var. miserrima  (Fourn.) Reeder
Desert lovegrass
Eragrostis pectinacea var. miserrima, a monocot, is an annual grass that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Eragrostis
Parent Record Eragrostis pectinacea
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Eragrostis arida
TJM2 + PLANTS: Eragrostis tephrosanthos
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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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