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Hordeum murinum
Hordeum murinum
Red Brome
Photographer: Beatrice F. Howitt
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 1342 3162 2235 0035 (2007-07-30)

Copyright © 2007 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Apr 4, 1962
  • latitude 36.61365   longitude -121.91633   max error distance 2497 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Pacific Grove (Monterey County, California, US)
  • family Poaceae
  • order Poales
  • class Liliopsida
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 111959
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Red Brome (Dora Jakobsdottir )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Dora Jakobsdottir    Oct 2, 2007

    Action: changed name from "Bromus rubeus" to "Bromus rubens "

    Reviewer's comments:

    2. Reviewed by Jane Cipra    Sep 18, 2009

    Action: changed name from "Bromus rubens" to "Hordeum murinum "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "I am not 100% certain, but the placement of the spikelets and the spacing between awns seems far too regular to be Bromus rubens. I believe it is a Hordeum."

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