Taxon  Report   10644 
Muhlenbergia alopecuroides  (Griseb.) P. M. Peterson & Columbus, comb. ined.
Wolftail
Muhlenbergia alopecuroides, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Muhlenbergia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Lycurus phleoides
TJM2: Lycurus setosus
CNPS: Lycurus phleoides var. phleoides
More information about  Muhlenbergia alopecuroides
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This plant is available commercially.
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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: May 26, 2016).

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