Elymus elymoides (Raf.) Swezey
|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Liliopsida||Monocots (plants with a single seed leaf); includes the lily family|
|Subclass||Commelinidae||Dayflowers and spiderworts, and several others|
|Order||Cyperales||Flowering plants including grasses|
|Family||Poaceae||Grasses (but not sedges or rushes)|
|Genus||Elymus||From the Greek name elymos for “millet,” in turn from elyo, “to cover”|
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Elymus elymoides description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 25 May 2020.
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8/26/2014 · Lava Falls, Malpais National Monument, El Malpais, New Mexico
≈ 10 × 7" (25 × 16 cm)
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