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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Aira caryophyllea L., Sp. Pl.: 66 (1753).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Macaronesia, Medit. to African Mts., Europe to Caucasus, Tibet to W. Himalaya
10 DEN GRB IRE SWE 11 AUT BGM CZE GER HUN NET POL SWI 12 COR FRA POR SAR SPA 13 ALB BUL ITA ROM SIC TUE YUG 14 BLR BLT KRY UKR 20 ALG MOR TUN 21 AZO CNY CVI MDR 22 NGA 23 CMN GGI RWA ZAI 24 ETH SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 MLW 29 MDG 33 TCS 34 EAI TUR 36 CHT (38) kor 40 WHM (50) nsw qld soa tas vic wau (51) ctm nzn nzs (61) mrq (63) haw (78) ala fla ten wdc (79) mxn mxs (80) cos (90) fal tdc
Lifeform: Ther.
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