Specimen Information

Sporobolus niliacus
(African pricklegrass)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1439592
GroupPlants
GenusSporobolus
Speciesniliacus
Common NameAfrican pricklegrass
StateCA
CountyMerced
LocalitySan Joaquin Valley, 3 miles east of Planada, State Hwy 140
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle San Joaquin-Lower Chowchilla
HUC8 Number18040001
HUC10 NameOwens Creek
HUC10 Number1804000117
HUC12 NameMiles Creek
HUC12 Number180400011701
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month6
Collection Year1956
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted forage
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25610
Author:West, R., J. Malpas, C. Powell, M. Tollett, D. Anderson, and E. Dorrington.
Date:2019
Title:Calflora
Reference 2
Ref. Number:16045
Author:Alexander, J., S. Markos, J. Yost, R.L. Moe, E. Dean, and M. Nazaire.
Date:2016
Title:Consortium of California Herbaria (CCH)
Publisher:Regents of the University of California
CommentsCalflora observation ID: cch:UCR266901
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalUCR
Museum Cat NumberUCR266901
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/5/2021].

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