Image Number: 5463713

Lateral view of a spikelet with an awned sterile lemma. The upper glume is easily broken off of this disseminule and therefore may be missing from the disseminule.
Image type:
Image view:
Lateral / Side

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Collection Name:
California Department of Food and Agriculture
Taxon Name:
Echinochloa crus-galli
Type specimen:
Specimen Condition:
Dry storage
Identification Method:
Morphological Analysis - Visual
Image location:
photographed in laboratory at CPHST in Fort Collins, Colorado, United States


Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Commelinidae
Order: Cyperales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Echinochloa
Subject: Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) Beauv
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Image uploaded:
Monday, March 5, 2012
Image last updated:
Tuesday, March 6, 2012