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medusahead
Taeniatherum caput-medusae
Taeniatherum caput-medusae
medusahead Grass Family
Taeniatherum caput-medusae Poaceae
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common names
  medusahead
  medusahead rye
accepted scientific name
  Taeniatherum caput-medusae (L.) Nevski
rules for finding collection records
  Elymus caput-medusae (181)
  Taeniatherum asperum (9)
  Taeniatherum caput-medusae (734)
  Taeniatherum crinitum (1)
family name
  Poaceae
Image Author: ©2011 Steve Matson
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed 2nd week of February thru 2nd week of November

Plant Showiness (27%)
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Grassland
Disturbed
Forest
Meadow
Brush
Rocky
Riparian
Desert
Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

Invasive in some regions.