Cynosurus cristatus L.
Common Name: DOGTAIL
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 0
Wetness Index: FAC
Physiognomy: Ad P-Grass

Cynosurus cristatus Inflorescence B. S. Walters Inflorescence

Grassy disturbed places, quite local in Michigan; first collected in 1894 in Emmet Co., but half of our collections were made before 1900.


Emmet County
Gogebic County
Ingham County
Kalamazoo County
Keweenaw County
    Only on Isle Royale
Washtenaw County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. August 19, 2022.