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Myosurus minimus

Dwarf Mousetail

Life form2, 3: forb, annual
Habitat: near water
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: basal
leaf shape3: linear to oblanceolate
leaf margin3: entire
Flower color2: greenish or green
Flowering period2: Mar. and Apr.
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Ranunculaceae (ranunculus family)
Status: uncommon
Location where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

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