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Leptochloa fusca (L.) Kunth
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Festuca fusca L; Diplachne fusca L PBeauv ex Roem & Schult; Diplachne fusca L Stapf; Uralepis fusca L Steud; Festuca reptatrix L; Diplachne reptatrix L Druce; Uralepis drummondii Steud; Brown Beetle-grass; Leptochloa muelleri; Diplachne fusca (L) P Beauv ex Roem & Schult; Malabar sprangletop

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Leptochloa fusca (L.) Kunth
Malabar sprangletop

Image of Leptochloa fusca

General Information
Symbol: LEFU21
Group: Monocot
Family: Poaceae
Duration: Annual
Perennial
Growth Habit : Graminoid
Native Status : CAN   I
HI   I
L48   N
PB   I
PR   N
VI   N
Other Common Names: sprangletop
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Native Status:
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USDA NRCS. Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species. USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. Provided by NRCS National Wetland Team . Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
DIFU7 Diplachne fusca (L.) P. Beauv. ex Roem. & Schult.

Classification

Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass Commelinidae
Order Cyperales
Family Poaceae ⁄ Gramineae – Grass family
Genus Leptochloa P. Beauv. – sprangletop
Species Leptochloa fusca (L.) Kunth – Malabar sprangletop

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 2 subspecies of Leptochloa fusca . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Leptochloa fusca</i>
(L.) Kunth ssp. <i>
fascicularis</i>
(Lam.) N. Snow
Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
bearded sprangletop Distribution of <i>
Leptochloa fusca</i>
(L.) Kunth ssp. <i>
uninervia</i>
(J. Presl) N. Snow
Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Mexican sprangletop

Legal Status

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

Synonyms

DIFU7   Diplachne fusca (L.) P. Beauv. ex Roem. & Schult.

Top Level Regions
Caribbean FACW
Hawaii FACW
North America
Arid West FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain FACW
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FACW
Great Plains FACW
Midwest OBL
Northcentral & Northeast OBL
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FACW

Related Links

More Accounts and Images
ARS Germplasm Resources Information Network (LEFU21)
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (LEFU21)
Jepson Interchange (University of California - Berkeley) (LEFU21)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Treatment (LEFU21)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Illustration (LEFU21)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Map (LEFU21)

Wildlife

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Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Bearded Sprangletop
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© 2007 Tom Cochrane

Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Bearded Sprangletop
ID: 0000 0000 0907 1044 [detail]
© 2007 Tom Cochrane

Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Bearded Sprangletop
ID: 0000 0000 0907 1045 [detail]
© 2007 Tom Cochrane

Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Bearded Sprangletop
ID: 0000 0000 0907 1046 [detail]
© 2007 Tom Cochrane

Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Bearded Sprangletop
ID: 0000 0000 0907 1047 [detail]
© 2007 Tom Cochrane

Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
ID: 0000 0000 0710 2350 [detail]
© 2010 Zoya Akulova

Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
ID: 0000 0000 0211 0216 [detail]
© 2011 Steve Matson

Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
ID: 0000 0000 0211 0217 [detail]
© 2011 Steve Matson

Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
ID: 0000 0000 0211 0218 [detail]
© 2011 Steve Matson

Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
ID: 0000 0000 0211 0219 [detail]
© 2011 Steve Matson

Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
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© 2011 Steve Matson

Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
Leptochloa fusca ssp. fascicularis
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Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
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Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
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© 2006 Steven Thorsted

Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
ID: 0000 0000 1006 0544 [detail]
© 2006 Steven Thorsted

Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Mexican Sprangletop
ID: 0000 0000 1212 2231 [detail]
© 2012 Keir Morse

Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Mexican Sprangletop
ID: 0000 0000 1212 2232 [detail]
© 2012 Keir Morse

Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Mexican Sprangletop
ID: 0000 0000 1212 2233 [detail]
© 2012 Keir Morse

Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Mexican Sprangletop
ID: 0000 0000 1212 2234 [detail]
© 2012 Keir Morse

Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
ID: 0000 0000 1212 2570 [detail]
© 2012 James M. Andre

Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
ID: 0000 0000 0816 1576 [detail]
© 2016 Zoya Akulova

Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
ID: 0000 0000 0816 1578 [detail]
© 2016 Zoya Akulova

Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
ID: 0000 0000 0816 1581 [detail]
© 2016 Zoya Akulova

Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
Leptochloa fusca ssp. uninervia
ID: 0000 0000 0816 1582 [detail]
© 2016 Zoya Akulova

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