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Oryza punctata (red rice)

Synonyms: Oryza eichingeri var. longiaristata; Oryza sativa var. punctata; Oryza schweinfurthiana

Wikipedia Abstract

Oryza punctata is a grass in the rice genus Oryza, also known as red rice, related to cultivated rice O. sativa, and native to tropical Africa, southern Africa, and Madagascar. It is a weed that grows in rice fields.
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Allergen Potential [1]  Medium-High
Structure [2]  Grass

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
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1Derived from Allergy-Free Gardening OPALS™, Thomas Leo Ogren (2000)
2Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935
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