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southern sandbur
Cenchrus echinatus
Cenchrus echinatus
southern sandbur Grass Family
Cenchrus echinatus Poaceae
common names
  southern sandbur
  field sandbur
  common sandbur
  se mbulabula
  vao tui tui
accepted scientific name
  Cenchrus echinatus L.
rules for finding collection records
  Cenchrus brevisetus (0)
  Cenchrus echinatus (233)
family name
  • Poaceae
Image Author: ©2015 Ron Vanderhoff
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed All Year
Not Native in Hawaii

How Likely at this Location (36%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
where plant found
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Accepted Scientific Name

Cenchrus echinatus   L.   (TSN: 40575, Index: 168)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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