Equisetaceae Equisetum sp.

Mare's Tail

Modesse - Fiber, Scouring Material

Use documented by:
Merriam, C. Hart, 1966, Ethnographic Notes on California Indian Tribes, University of California Archaeological Research Facility, Berkeley, page 224

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Scientific name: Equisetum sp.
Common names: Mare's Tail
Family: Equisetaceae
Family (APG):
Native American Tribe: Modesse
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Scouring Material
Notes: Used to polish arrows.

RECRD: 6659 id: 13485