Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Festuca myuros L. image
Photographer: Emmet J. Judziewicz           
Family Poaceae
Festuca myuros L.

Festuca: ancient Latin name for some type of grass, obscure
myuros: mouse's tail
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: annual grass

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Grass drawing
Drawing by Agnes Chase from Norman C. Fassett's Grasses of Wisconsin
Festuca megalura Nutt.
Festuca megalura Nutt. var. hirsuta (Hack.) Asch. & Graebn.
Vulpia megalura (Nutt.) Rydb.
Vulpia myuros (L.) C.C.Gmel.
Vulpia myuros (L.) C.C.Gmel. var. hirsuta Hack.

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