Alopecurus aequalis Sobol.
Common Name: SHORT-AWNED FOXTAIL
Coefficient of Conservatism: 4
Coefficient of Wetness: -5
Wetness Index: OBL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Grass

In shallow water and wet places: shores, ponds, ditches, marshes, moist depressions and wet meadows, stream margins, swamps and bogs, sometimes also in very calcareous places.

Similar to A. carolinianus in size of spikelets and short anthers (up to 1 mm long), but with the awns very inconspicuous.

Locations

Alcona County
Alger County
Arenac County
Baraga County
Barry County
Bay County
Benzie County
Berrien County
Calhoun County
Cass County
Charlevoix County
    Only on Beaver Island
Cheboygan County
Chippewa County
Clinton County
Delta County
Emmet County
Genesee County
Gogebic County
Grand Traverse County
Gratiot County
Hillsdale County
Houghton County
Ingham County
Iron County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kalkaska County
Kent County
Lake County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Mackinac County
Macomb County
Marquette County
Mason County
Midland County
Newaygo County
Oakland County
Osceola County
Oscoda County
Roscommon County
St. Clair County
Tuscola County
Van Buren County
Washtenaw County
Wayne County
Wexford County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 12, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2000.