Taxon  Report   3448 
Erodium cicutarium  (L.) L'H-r.
Coastal heron's bill,  Red stemmed filaree, Redstem stork's bill
Erodium cicutarium
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
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Erodium cicutarium
© 2008 Steve Matson
Erodium cicutarium
© 2004 Steve Matson
Erodium cicutarium, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
It is an invasive plant. The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as limited (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).

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Erodium cicutarium
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: GERANIACEAE  
Genus: Erodium
Community:
agricultural weed
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Erodium cicutarium
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (ERCI6)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: Jul 01, 2016).

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