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Echinochloa muricata (P. Beauv.) Fernald
Rough barnyardgrass

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

Family: Poaceae

Group: Monocot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Annual

Native Range: North America and Mexico.

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IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Imperiled

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Not Cultivated

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Echinochloa muricata has been found in the following 5 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Big Cypress National Preserve Present Native
Corkscrew Regional Ecosystem Watershed (CREW) Present Native
Jonathan Dickinson State Park Present Native
Prairie Pines Preserve Present Native
Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve Present Native

Echinochloa muricata has been found in the following 7 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Broward County Native
Charlotte County Native
Collier County Native
Lee County Native
Martin County Native
Miami-Dade County Native
Palm Beach County Presumed Extirpated Presumed Extirpated

Echinochloa muricata has been found in the following 3 habitats :
Depression Marsh
Disturbed Wetland
Floodplain Forest

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