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Key to Paspalum

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(For a list of species in Paspalum, use the above link.)

Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Margins of upper glume and sterile lemma glabrous; inflorescence digitate; spikelets single

2. Upper glume pubescent on back ..... P. distichum

2' Upper glume glabrous on back ..... P. vaginatum

1' Margins of upper glume and sterile lemma long-silky-hairy; inflorescence a raceme; spikelets paired

3. Racemes 2–7; spikelets generally >= 3 mm ..... P. dilatatum

3' Racemes generally 10–30; spikelets < 3 mm ..... P. urvillei


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