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Coelorachis tuberculosa (Nash) Nash
Florida jointtail grass

Coelorachis tuberculosa
Copyright by: Grasses, Sedges and Rushes of Palm Beach
and Martin Counties, Florida website.

Family: Poaceae

Group: Monocot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Southeastern United States.

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

NatureServe Global Status: Vulnerable

State of Florida Status: Threatened

Florida Natural Areas Inventory State Status: Rare

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Critically Imperiled

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Not Cultivated

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Other data on Coelorachis tuberculosa available from :

Coelorachis tuberculosa has been found in the following conservation area :
Occurrence Native Status
Jonathan Dickinson State Park Present Native

Coelorachis tuberculosa has been found in the following 2 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Martin County Native
Palm Beach County Recorded as Present in Error

Coelorachis tuberculosa has been found in the following 2 habitats :
Depression Marsh
Dome Swamp

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Coelorachis tuberculosa
Copyright by: Grasses, Sedges and Rushes of Palm Beach
and Martin Counties, Florida website.
Coelorachis tuberculosa
Copyright by: Grasses, Sedges and Rushes of Palm Beach
and Martin Counties, Florida website.
Coelorachis tuberculosa
Copyright by: Grasses, Sedges and Rushes of Palm Beach
and Martin Counties, Florida website.
Coelorachis tuberculosa
Copyright by: Grasses, Sedges and Rushes of Palm Beach
and Martin Counties, Florida website.