common mediterraneangrass USDA PLANTS Symbol: SCBA
U.S. Nativity: Exotic
Habit: Grass or Grasslike
Schismus barbatus (Loefl. ex L.) Thellung

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Taxonomic Rank: Liliopsida: Cyperales: Poaceae
Synonym(s): common Mediterranean grass, Mediterranean grass, Mediterraneangrass
Native Range: Africa, Asia, Europe ()

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Plant(s); plant.
Joseph M. DiTomaso, University of California - Davis, Bugwood.org
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Flower(s); inflorescence.
Joseph M. DiTomaso, University of California - Davis, Bugwood.org
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Stem(s); base with some leaves lacking blades.
Joseph M. DiTomaso, University of California - Davis, Bugwood.org
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Stem(s); collar and sheath.
Joseph M. DiTomaso, University of California - Davis, Bugwood.org
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Fruit(s); Caryopses in ventral (left) and dorsal (right) views.
D. Walters and C. Southwick, USDA, Bugwood.org
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Floret(s); Ventral view of florets. Note the hairs between the ribbed veins on the floret to the right.
D. Walters and C. Southwick, USDA, Bugwood.org
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Floret(s); Two florets in ventral view and one in dorsal view. The transparency of the palea reveals the position and color of the caryopsis.
D. Walters and C. Southwick, USDA, Bugwood.org
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Floret(s); Dorsal (left) and ventral (right) views of floret.
D. Walters and C. Southwick, USDA, Bugwood.org
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Spikelet(s); Two intact spikelets.
D. Walters and C. Southwick, USDA, Bugwood.org
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Spikelet(s); Spikelet.
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)
Death Valley National Park (California)
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area (Utah)
Lake Mead National Park (Nevada)
Organ Pipe National Monument (Arizona)
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks (Californina)



Invasive Listing Sources:
California Invasive Plant Council
Faith Campbell, 1998
Jil M. Swearingen, Survey of invasive plants occurring on National Park Service lands, 2000-2007