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Recent observations

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What

ELEROB Eleocharis robbinsii

Observer

lincoln

Date

July 24, 2014 04:11 PM EDT

Description

Abundant at margin of lake

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jwhittle

Date

July 17, 2014 03:29 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

martorell

Date

July 11, 2014

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Observer

dlcarterksu

Date

July 11, 2014

Description

Surrounding a spring

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

rascheel

Date

June 29, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

philcobill

Date

June 28, 2014 12:00 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

blunt spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

Observer

jwhittle

Date

June 25, 2014 01:46 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

rcurtis

Date

June 11, 2014

Description

elliptica?

Photos / Sounds

What

blunt spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

Observer

connlindajo

Date

June 14, 2014 04:19 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

matthewherron

Date

June 10, 2014 06:32 PM CDT

Description

T-1

Photos / Sounds

Observer

rcurtis

Date

May 31, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

srall

Date

May 29, 2014

Place

lyons, nj (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

Eleocharis is a genus of 250 or more species of flowering plants in the sedge family, Cyperaceae. The name is derived from the Greek words ἕλειος (heleios), meaning "marsh dweller," and χάρις (charis), meaning "grace." Members of the genus are known commonly as spikerushes, although spikesedges is a more technically appropriate name and most scientists who study them in earnest refer to them as such. The genus has a geographically cosmopolitan distribution, with centers of diversity...

No range data available.