Taxon  Report   4224 
Hordeum marinum  Hudson  ssp. gussoneanum  (Parl.) Thell.
Barley,  Mediterranean barley
Hordeum marinum ssp. gussoneanum
© 2002 Ann Dennis
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Hordeum marinum ssp. gussoneanum
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Hordeum marinum ssp. gussoneanum
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Hordeum marinum ssp. gussoneanum, 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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Hordeum marinum ssp. gussoneanum
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Hordeum
Parent Record Hordeum marinum
weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
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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PLANTS: Critesion geniculatum
PLANTS: Critesion hystrix
PLANTS: Critesion marinum ssp. gussoneanum
PLANTS: Hordeum gussoneanum
TJM2 + PLANTS: Hordeum geniculatum
TJM2 + PLANTS: Hordeum hystrix
More information about  Hordeum marinum ssp. gussoneanum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2016).

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