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Species profile—Paspalum vaginatum (saltwater couch)

Classification

Plantae (plants) → Equisetopsida (land plants) → Poaceae (grass) → Paspalum vaginatum (saltwater couch)

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Species details

Kingdom
Plantae (plants)
Class
Equisetopsida (land plants)
Family
Poaceae (grass)
Scientific name
Paspalum vaginatum Sw.
Common name
saltwater couch
WildNet taxon ID
15138
Alternate name(s)
salt water couch
Conservation significant
No
Confidential
No
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
Endemicity
Introduced
Pest status
Environmental Weed

Other resources

The Australasian Virtual Herbarium (AVH)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=15138

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
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