Colors

Data mode

Account

Login
Sign up

Copy permalink to share

Eleocharis ambigens Weatherby. Phen: Jul-Sep. Hab: Brackish tidal marshes. Dist: MA south to n. FL, west to TX.

ID notes:Eleocharis ambigens has achenes that are more prominently pitted, or honeycomb reticulate compared to the more smooth or minutley pitted achenes of E. uniglumis. It also has biconvex achenes compared to the trigonous (even if obscurely so) achenes of E. fallax. Refer to Sorrie and LeBlond (2014) for more details.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Synonymy: = F, FNA23, G, NE, NY; < Eleocharis fallax Weath. – C, GW1, K1, K3, K4, RAB, Va, WH3

Show in key(s)

Show parent genus

Your browser does not support SVGs

Hover over a shape, letter, icon, or arrow on the map for definition or see the legend.

image of plant© Derick Poindexter | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Scott Ward | Original Image ⭷

Feedback

See something wrong or missing on about Eleocharis ambigens? Let us know here:


Cite as...