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Eriochloa contracta
prairie cupgrass Grass Family
Eriochloa contracta Poaceae
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common name
  prairie cupgrass
accepted scientific name
  Eriochloa contracta Hitchc.
rules for finding collection records
  Eriochloa contracta (502)
family name
  Poaceae
Image Author: Joseph M. DiTomaso, University of California - Davis, Bugwood.org
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed 3rd week of June thru end of October
Native to the central US and naturalized in areas to the east and west, where it is often a weed

How Likely at this Location (21%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (5)
U of Michigan Herbarium (2)
Kansas Native (10)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
base map where plant found

Disturbed
Grassland
grid lines base