Taxon  Report   8332    
Vulpia myuros  (L.) C. C. Gmel.  var. myuros   
(no longer an active name)
False foxtail fescue,  Fescue, Rattail fescue, Six weeks fescue
Vulpia myuros var. myuros
© 2002 James B. Gratiot
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Vulpia myuros var. myuros, a monocot, is an annual grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Vulpia myuros var. myuros
© 2002 James B. Gratiot
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Vulpia
Parent: Vulpia myuros
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

PLANTS accepted name:
Vulpia myuros

ICPN accepted name:
Festuca myuros

NOTE: Vulpia myuros var. myuros is no longer an active name.
More information about  Vulpia myuros var. myuros
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Dec 14, 2018).

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