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Key to Eriochloa

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1. Upper glume awnless ..... E. acuminata var. acuminata

1' Upper glume tapered to short awn, awn generally ± 1–3 mm

2. Spikelets generally 2 per node at middle of branch axis; leaf blade glabrous adaxially; glume awn ± 1–3 mm; upper floret lemma abruptly pointed, point < 0.5 mm ..... E. aristata var. aristata

2' Spikelets generally 1 per node; leaf blade short-hairy adaxially; glume awn 0.4–1 mm; upper floret lemma awn slightly < 1 mm ..... E. contracta


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