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Noun1.Oryzopsis - rice grassOryzopsis - rice grass        
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
rice grass, ricegrass - any grass of the genus Oryzopsis
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sacchari reside in the family Araceae (Arum and Caladium) as well as Poaceae including Andropogon, Arthraxon, Avena, Echinochloa, Hordeum, Oryza, Oryzopsis, Panicum, Pannisetum, Saccharum (preferred host plant), Setaria, Sorghum, Themeda, Thysanolaema, Triticum, and Zea (Singh et al.
Sampled plants included the following forage types and genera: shrubs (Artemisia, Chrysothamnus, Eriogonum, Krascheninnikovia, Salix, Sarcobatus); forbs (Alyssum, Atriplex, Phlox); grasses (Agropyron, Bromus, Oryzopsis, Poa); sedges-rushes (Carex); conifers (Juniperus); and lichens.
Seedling recruitment in Oryzopsis hymenoides: are desert granivores mutualists or predators?
(= Milium laterale Munro ex Regel and Oryzopsis pubiflora Hack.), with II + III stages, Pakistan, Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Neelum Valley, Sharda, at 1,981 m a.
Inland sand dune mycorrhizae: effects of soil depth, moisture, and pH on colonization of Oryzopsis hymenoides.
Dominant plants on mesas were four-wing saltbush (Atriplex canescens), rubber rabbitbrush (Crysothamnus nauseosus), mountain mahogany (Cercocarpus intricatus), winterfat (Ceratoides lanata), galleta grass (Hilaria jamesii), blue grama (Bouteloua gracilis), Indian ricegrass (Oryzopsis hymenoides), bigelow sage (Artemisia bigelovii), pinyon pine (Pinus edulis), one-seed juniper (Juniperus monosperma), and Utah juniper (J.
Teff, maygrass, einkorn (which contains some gluten), sacaton, dropseed, oryzopsis, and tripsacum are some examples.
Prevalence of Oryzopsis hymenoides near harvester ant mounds: indirect facilitation by ants.
filaccidum, Clamagrostis pweudophragmites, Oryzopsis spp.
Strickland (1983) described this phenomenon in grasses from North Amerita (Oryzopsis hymenoides, Festuca idahoensis, Stipa spp., Muhlenbergia torreyii, Agropyron spicatum and A.
Dormancy and delayed germination of Oryzopsis hymenoides.
(i) R-mixture: mixture of indigenous saline and semi-arid adapted bushes and grasses, 300 seeds/[m.sup.2]; equal proportions of Atriplex halimus L., Bassia scoparia (L.) Voss, Medicago sativa L., Oryzopsis milliacea L., Salsola kali L., and Salsola vermiculata L.