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seashore dropseed
Sporobolus virginicus
Sporobolus virginicus
seashore dropseed Grass Family
Sporobolus virginicus Poaceae
common names
  seashore dropseed
  marine couch
   sand couch
accepted scientific name
  Sporobolus virginicus (L.) Kunth
rules for finding collection records
  Sporobolus virginicus (159)
  Agrostis virginica (0)
family name
  • Poaceae
Image Author: ©2001 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
Image Source
Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed All Year
Indigenous to Hawaii

How Likely at this Location (28%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Sporobolus virginicus   (L.) Kunth   (TSN: 42127, Index: 634)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Common Names

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Family Names