Species: 

Bromus japonicus

Common Name: 

Japanese brome

Systems Affected (standardized): 

disturbed/waste areas, cropland/pastureland

Regions(s) present (updated by AB): 

ALL

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Impacts: 

Ecosystem change/ habitat alteration
Negatively impacts agriculture
Reduced native biodiversity
Threat to/ loss of endangered species
Threat to/ loss of native species

Source? likely to be reintroduced: 

First introduced in the US as a forage species. Highly likely to be transported internationally accidentally
Difficult to identify/detect as a commodity contaminant
Difficult/costly to control

Info Blurb: 

Can alter habitat and reduce biodiversity. Likely to be accidentally spread as it is difficult to detect as a contaminant.

Native Regions in OK: 

NONE

Current and past designations: 

KS, OKPS

Present in OK?

Present in Bordering States?

TX, NM, CO

Has Legal Status in BS?

NONE