Taxon  Report   9886 
Echinochloa muricata  (P. Beauv.) Fernald  var. microstachya  Wiegand
rough barnyardgrass
Echinochloa muricata var. microstachya, a monocot, is an annual herb that is native to California and ; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Echinochloa
Parent Record Echinochloa muricata.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Echinochloa crus-galli var. mitis
PLANTS: Echinochloa microstachya
PLANTS: Echinochloa muricata ssp. microstachya
PLANTS: Echinochloa muricata var. occidentalis
PLANTS: Echinochloa muricata var. wiegandii
PLANTS: Echinochloa occidentalis
PLANTS: Echinochloa pungens var. microstachya
PLANTS: Echinochloa pungens var. multiflora
PLANTS: Echinochloa wiegandii
 Information about  Echinochloa muricata var. microstachya  from other sources:

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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:   (Accessed: May 23, 2015).

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