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Juncus bufonius
Toad Toad, n. [OE. tode, tade, AS. t[=a]die, t[=a]dige; of unknown origin. Cf. Tadpole.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of batrachians belonging to the genus Bufo and allied genera, especially those of the family Bufonid[ae]. Toads are generally terrestrial in their habits except during the breeding season, when they seek the water. Most of the species burrow beneath the earth in the daytime and come forth to feed on insects at night. Most toads have a rough, warty skin in which are glands that secrete an acrid fluid. Note: The common toad (Bufo vulgaris) and the natterjack are familiar European species. The common American toad (B. lentiginosus) is similar to the European toad, but is less warty and is more active, moving chiefly by leaping. Obstetrical toad. (Zo["o]l.) See under Obstetrical. Surinam toad. (Zo["o]l.) See Pita. Toad lizard (Zo["o]l.), a horned toad. Toad pipe (Bot.), a hollow-stemmed plant (Equisetum limosum) growing in muddy places. --Dr. Prior. Toad rush (Bot.), a low-growing kind of rush (Juncus bufonius). Toad snatcher (Zo["o]l.), the reed bunting. [Prov. Eng.] Toad spittle. (Zo["o]l.) See Cuckoo spit, under Cuckoo. Tree toad. (Zo["o]l.) See under Tree.
Juncus effusus
Bulrush Bul"rush`, n. [OE. bulrysche, bolroysche; of uncertain origin, perh. fr. bole stem + rush.] (Bot.) A kind of large rush, growing in wet land or in water. Note: The name bulrush is applied in England especially to the cat-tail (Typha latifolia and T. angustifolia) and to the lake club-rush (Scirpus lacustris); in America, to the Juncus effusus, and also to species of Scirpus or club-rush.

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- Juncus hybridus Brot. Juncus hydrophilus Noltie Juncus imbricatus Laharpe Juncus inflexus L. Juncus ingens N.A.Wakef. Juncus interior Wiegand Juncus ×...
- Juncaceae. In North America, the common name soft rush also refers to Juncus interior. Juncus effusus is nearly cosmopolitan, considered native in Europe, Asia...
- best-known and largest genus is Juncus. Most of the Juncus species grow exclusively in wetland habitats. A few rushes, such as Juncus bufonius are annuals, but...
- Juncus effusus 'Spiralis', the cork**** rush (sometimes referred to as Juncus spiralis), is a perennial plant with green spiraling stems. It is a cultivar...
- children. Juncus acutus ssp. leopoldii (Parl.) Snog. -- Leopold's rush Juncus acutus L. var. sphaerocarpus Engelm. Juncus acutus L. subsp. acutus Juncus spinosus...
- hypersalinity in Juncus roemeri**** Scheele. Aquatic Botany 36(1) 45-53. Retrieved 1-2-2012. Christian, R. R., et al. (1990). Juncus roemeri**** production...
- virtuella floran:Juncus arcticus Willd". Naturhistoriska riksmuseet, Sweden. Retrieved 20 July 2018. C.Michael Hogan, ed. 2010. Juncus balticus. Encyclopedia...
- NRCS, Plants Profile for Juncus tenuis Missouri Botanical Garden, Juncus tenuis Dr. John Hilty, Path Rush Niche Gardens, Juncus tenuis eFloras, Path rush...
- Encyclopedia of Life: Juncus patens; C.Michael Hogan ed. 2010. Las Pilitas Database: Juncus patens (Common Rush) California Natives Wiki: Juncus patens — Theodore...
- Juncus continuus is a plant found in many parts of Australia. Often growing on sandy, moist soils, near fresh water. The specific epithet refers to the...
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