Lemmas carinate, with 3 prominent veins, tridentate.
Catabrosa aquatica (L.) Beauv.
Name acc. to:
Aira aquatica L. (acc. to Gubanov 1996)
Plant 20-70 cm tall, stems rooting in nodes. Leaf sheaths closed up to middle, blades linear, flat, up to 7 mm wide, glabrous. Panicle loose, 10-20 cm long, 3-7 cm wide, with deflexed branchlets. Lemmas carinate, with 3 prominent veins, tridentate.
Catabrosa aquatica is a widespread, polymorphic species of aquatic and marshy habitats with decumbent submerged shoots.
Damp and swampy meadows, river and brook banks, near springs (Grubov 2001).
Perennial, rhizomatous; rhizome stout, creeping (acc. to Flora of China online)
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