Echinochloa muricata

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Echinochloa muricata
Echinochloa muricata NRCS-1.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Echinochloa
E. muricata
Binomial name
Echinochloa muricata
(P.Beauv.) Fernald

Echinochloa muricata is a species of grass known by the common names rough barnyard grass and American barnyard grass. It is native to Eurasia and much of North America.[1][2]

It is an annual grass growing one half to one meter in height.


  1. ^ Jepson Manual Treatment
  2. ^ "Echinochloa muricata". Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN). Agricultural Research Service (ARS), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Retrieved 21 January 2018.

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