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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Lolium perenne L., Sp. Pl.: 83 (1753).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Macaronesia, N. Africa, Europe to Siberia and Himalaya
10 DEN fin for GRB ice IRE NOR SWE 11 AUT BGM CZE GER HUN NET POL SWI (12) bal COR FRA POR SAR SPA 13 ALB BUL GRC ITA KRI ROM SIC TUE YUG 14 BLR BLT KRY RUC RUE RUN RUS RUW UKR 20 ALG EGY LBY MOR TUN 21 AZO CNY MDR SEL 22 MTN (24) eri (26) zim (27) cpp les nat ofs tvl (29) cgs 30 KRA WSB (31) amu kha prm sak 32 KAZ KGZ TKM TZK uzb 33 NCS TCS 34 AFG CYP EAI IRN IRQ LBS PAL SIN? TUR (35) gst sau yem (36) chc chn chs (38) jap kor 40 EHM NEP PAK srl WHM (42) jaw† mly (43) nwg? (50) nfk nsw nta qld soa tas vic wau (51) atp ctm ker nzn nzs (60) nwc (61) eas (63) haw (70) ask gnl nwt yuk (71) abt brc man sas (72) nbr nfl nsc ont pei que (73) col ida mnt ore was wyo (74) ill iow kan min mso nda neb okl sda wis (75) cnt ini mai mas mic nwh nwj nwy ohi pen rho ver wva (76) ari cal nev uta (77) nwm tex (78) ala ark del fla geo kty lou mry msi nca sca ten vrg wdc (79) mxn mxs (80) cos gua hon pan (81) bah dom hai pue (82) ven (83) bol clm ecu gal per (84) bzs (85) age ags agw clc cls jnf uru (90) asp crz fal keg tdc
Lifeform: Biennial or 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