Taxon profile


Wild rice
Zizania L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Poales »  family Poaceae »  subfamily Ehrhartoideae

Scientific synonyms

Ceratochaete Lunell
Elymus Mitch.
Fartis Adans.
Hydropyrum Link
Melinum Link

Other names

= Canada rice
= Indian rice
= Water oat
= wildrice

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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

species Zizania aquatica L. - Annual Wildrice

Zizania aquatica - Annual Wildrice

species Zizania latifolia (Griseb.) Turcz. ex Stapf - Manchurian Wildrice

Zizania latifolia - Manchurian Wildrice

species Zizania palustris L. - Northern Wildrice
species Zizania texana A.S. Hitchc. - Texas Wildrice

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