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Species: Urochloa platyphylla
Collection Date: July 22, 1976
Bar Code ID: 000044233
UUID: dd64963f-71ac-446f-90ce-09ec70efbc09
Collectors: R.K. Godfrey
Collector's Identifier: 75284
Flower Buds Present?: True
Flowers Present?: True
Fruit Present?: True
Country: United States
State or Province: Florida
County or Parish: St Johns
Fips Code: 12109
Nearest Named Place: Spuds
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Verbatim Directions to Locality: Vicinity of Spuds.
Habitat: In fallow fields.
Plant Morphology Observations: Plants mostly with several branches from the base, each branch decumbent below, ascending distally.
Local Abundance Observations: Very abundant.
Non digital information?: N

Identification Records

Identifier's Name: R.K. Godfrey
Formal Identification Date: 1976-07-22
Lowest Rank Identified: Species
Identification History: Brachiaria platyphylla (Griseb.) Nash.
Identifier's Name: L.C. Anderson
Text Identification Date: Oct 1996
Lowest Rank Identified: Species
Identification Literature: [Syst. Bot. 13:607. 1988].
Identification History: Urochloa platyphylla (Griseb.) R.Webster.
Determinavit: det.

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