Wildflower Identification
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alpine meadow-foxtail
Alopecurus magellanicus
alpine meadow-foxtail Grass Family
Alopecurus magellanicus Poaceae
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English common name
  •alpine meadow-foxtail
Spanish common names
  •cola de zorro
accepted scientific name
  •Alopecurus magellanicus Lam.
rules for finding collection records
  •Alopecurus magellanicus (85)
  •Alopecurus antarcticus (3)
  •Alopecurus bracteatus (1)
family name
Image Author: ©2013 Victor M. Vicente Selvas
Image License: CC BY-SA
Image Source
Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (36%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (5)
Flora Mendocina (1)
SEINet (1)
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base