Taxon  Report   4450 
Juncus covillei  Piper
Coville's rush
Juncus covillei
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Juncus covillei
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Juncus covillei
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Juncus covillei, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Juncus covillei
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Family: JUNCACEAE  
Genus: Juncus
Communities:
Redwood Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Juncus covillei var. obtusatus
TJM2: Juncus covillei var. covillei
More information about  Juncus covillei
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (JUCO5)

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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: Feb 12, 2016).

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