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Plant    Species Name:
Zizania palustris L. var. interior (Fassett) Dore
syn. Zizania aquatica L. var. interior Fassett

Common Name:
northern wildrice


Boyd County, Nebraska
Along the Missouri River near the Nebraska-South Dakota state line
  September 8, 1804

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .

Zizania palustris var. interior (PH-LC 226); this specimen includes Lewis’ tag (#59).

The copyright for this image is retained by the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia; this image is used with their permission.

See following caption
collected by F. Clements 2921, Bone Creek Nebraska, 29 August 1893

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