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Aegilops neglecta

Aegilops neglecta Req. ex Bertol.

small goatgrass, three-awned goatgrass

NCBG PLANT INDEX
ID_PLANT: AENE2
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Aegilops neglecta
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GENUS: Aegilops
FAMILY CODE: POACEA

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NCBG DURATION
ANNUAL: 1
BIENNIAL: 0
PERENNIAL: 0

NCBG HABIT
HERB: 0
SUBSHRUB: 0
SHRUB: 0
TREE: 0
CACTUS/SUCCULENT: 0
GRASS/GRASSLIKE: 1
FERN: 0
VINE: 0

NCBG LEAF ARRANGEMENT
ALTERNATE: 0
OPPOSITE: 0
WHORLED: 0
BASAL: 0
FASCICLED: 0

NCBG LEAF COMPLEXITY
SIMPLE: 0
PINNATE: 0
BI-PINNATE: 0
TRI-PINNATE: 0
PALMATE: 0
TRIFOLIOLATE: 0

NCBG LEAF RETENTION
DECIDUOUS: 0
EVERGREEN: 0
SEMI-EVERGREEN: 0

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NCBG FLORAL SYMMETRY
RADIAL (ACTINOMORPHIC): 0
BILATERAL (ZYGOMORPHIC): 0
MIXED (BOTH ACTINOMORPHIC and ZYGOMORPHIC): 0

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USDA PLANTS DATABASE
USDA Symbol: AENE2
USDA Common Name: Three-awned Goatgrass
Native Status: L48 (I)
Distribution: USA (CA, OR, VA)
Duration: Annual
Growth Habit: Graminoid

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WEAKLEY FLORA
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Aegilops neglecta
COMMON NAME: Small Goatgrass, Three-awned Goatgrass
SYNONYMY: [= FNA, Z; = A. ovata Linnaeus - C, G, HC, apparently misapplied; = A. geniculata Roth - K, apparently misapplied]
PHENOLOGY:
HABITAT: Disturbed areas; native of Mediterranean Europe and w. Asia.
COMMENTS: Reported from Arlington County, VA.
RANGE MAP: Aegilops neglecta.png

ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Poaceae (R. Brown) Barnhart 1895 or GRAMINEAE A.L. de Jussieu 1789 (Grass Family)
SUMMARY: A family of about 771 genera and 12,074 species, herbs (and some shrubs and trees), cosmopolitan. Tribal classification largely follows FNA (2003a, 2007a), with some changes based on subsequent research, as for instance in the Chloridoideae (Peterson, Romaschenko, & Johnson 2010a).
REFERENCE: Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2003a, 2007a)=FNA; Hitchcock and Chase (1950)=HC; Blomquist (1948); Peterson, Romaschenko, & Johnson (2010a, 2010b). Key to genera adapted in large part from FNA.
ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Aegilops Linnaeus 1753 (Goatgrass)
SUMMARY: A genus of about 23 species, annuals, of w. Asia east to the Mediterranean region.
REFERENCE: Saufferer in FNA (2007a); Tucker (1996)=Z.
HERBARIUM RESOURCES
SERNEC: Find Aegilops neglecta in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Aegilops neglecta in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES
USDA: Find Aegilops neglecta in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Aegilops neglecta in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Aegilops neglecta in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Aegilops neglecta

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