Taxon  Report   5732 
Myosurus sessilis  S. Watson
tiny mouse tail,  vernal pool mousetail
Myosurus sessilis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.
 

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Myosurus sessilis
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
Myosurus sessilis
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
Community:
wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: RANUNCULACEAE  
Genus: Myosurus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Myosurus alopecuroides
PLANTS: Myosurus clavicaulis
PLANTS: Myosurus minimus ssp. apus
PLANTS: Myosurus minimus var. apus
PLANTS: Myosurus minimus var. clavicaulis
PLANTS: Myosurus minimus var. sessiliflorus
 Information about  Myosurus sessilis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MYSE2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 04, 2015).

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