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New Latin, from echin- + Greek chloa, chloē young verdure, from chloos light green color; from the prickly awns
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“Echinochloa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Echinochloa. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.
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