Taxon  Report   9607 
Schoenoplectus fluviatilis  (Torr.) M.T. Strong  (not an active name; please see Bolboschoenus fluviatilis)
River bulrush
Schoenoplectus fluviatilis
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Schoenoplectus fluviatilis, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Schoenoplectus fluviatilis
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Schoenoplectus
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: freshwater-marsh
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Name Status:
TJM2 + PLANTS accepted name: Bolboschoenus fluviatilis
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Bolboschoenus maritimus ssp. fluviatilis
PLANTS: Scirpus fluviatilis
NOTE: Schoenoplectus fluviatilis is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 21, 2018).

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