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Zizania palustris var. interior

Zizania palustris L. var. interior (Fassett) Dore

interior wild-rice

NCBG PLANT INDEX
ID_PLANT: ZIPAI
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Zizania palustris var. interior
GENUS: Zizania
FAMILY: POACEA - Poaceae (Grass Family)

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DURATION: Annual
HABIT: Grass/Grasslike

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USDA PLANTS DATABASE
USDA Symbol: ZIPAI
USDA Common Name: Northern Wildrice
Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Distribution: USA (AL, CA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, TN, WI), CAN (MB, NB, NS, ON, PE, QC, SK)
Duration: Annual
Growth Habit: Graminoid

WEAKLEY FLORA
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Zizania palustris var. interior
COMMON NAME: Interior Wild-rice
SYNONYMY: [= C, FNA, K2; = Z. aquatica var. interior Fassett - F, G, HC]
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HABITAT: Wetlands.
COMMENTS: ON west to MN, south to KY, MO, and NE. {add synonymy: X, Y, Z}
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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)
Zizania Linnaeus 1753 (Wild-rice)
SUMMARY: A genus of 4 species (and 6 taxa) of northern and eastern North America.
REFERENCE: Terrell in FNA (2007a); Terrell et al. (1997)=Y; Tucker (1988)=Z; Judziewicz et al. (2000)=X. Key based on Terrell in FNA (2007a).
HERBARIUM RESOURCES
SERNEC: Find Zizania palustris var. interior in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Zizania palustris var. interior in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

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USDA: Find Zizania palustris var. interior in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Zizania palustris var. interior in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Zizania palustris var. interior in the Flora of North America (if available)
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