Taxon  Report   6612 
Plantago coronopus  L.
Buckhorn plantain,  Cut leaf plantain
Plantago coronopus
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
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Plantago coronopus
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
Plantago coronopus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Plantago coronopus
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Family: PLANTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Plantago
Communities:
Coastal Strand, Coastal Salt Marsh, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Plantago coronopus ssp. commutata
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USDA PLANTS Profile (PLCO3)

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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 30, 2016).

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