junglerice USDA PLANTS Symbol: ECCO2
U.S. Nativity: Exotic
Habit: Grass or Grasslike
Echinochloa colona (L.) Link

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Taxonomic Rank: Liliopsida: Cyperales: Poaceae
Synonym(s): jungle rice
Native Range: worldwide - tropic, sub-tropic and warm temp. regions (); Not Found (BAIL)

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Spikelet(s); Spikelets in various views, some with purple coloring.
D. Walters and C. Southwick, USDA, Bugwood.org
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Spikelet(s); Close-up of spikelet in two views.
D. Walters and C. Southwick, USDA, Bugwood.org
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Spikelet(s); Outer bracts (glumes and sterile lemma) removed to reveal sterile palea and fertile floret.
D. Walters and C. Southwick, USDA, Bugwood.org
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Floret(s); Floret in dorsal view showing fertile lemma with its withered apex.
D. Walters and C. Southwick, USDA, Bugwood.org
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EDDMapS Distribution:
This map is incomplete and is based only on current site and county level reports made by experts and records obtained from USDA Plants Database. For more information, visit www.eddmaps.org
 


State(s) Where Reported invasive.
Based on state level agency and organization lists of invasive plants from WeedUS database.

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U.S. National Parks where reported invasive:
Chiricahua National Monument (Arizona)
Fort Bowie National Historic Site (Arizona)
Haleakala National Park (Hawaii)
Organ Pipe National Monument (Arizona)



Invasive Listing Sources:
Jil M. Swearingen, Survey of invasive plants occurring on National Park Service lands, 2000-2007