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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis mertensii Trin., Linnaea 10: 302 (1836).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Subarctic & Temperate Northern Hemisphere, C. Mexico, W. South America to W. Argentina
10 FIN NOR SWE (12) fra 14 RUE RUN 30 WSB 31 KAM KHA KUR MAG 38 JAP 70 ALU ASK GNL NUN NWT YUK 71 ABT BRC MAN SAS 72 LAB NBR NFL ONT QUE 73 COL MNT WAS WYO 75 MAI NWH NWY VER WVA 76 UTA 78 NCA SCA TEN VRG 79 MXC 83 BOL CLM ECU PER 85 AGS AGW CLC CLS
Lifeform: Hemicr.
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova