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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa alpina L., Sp. Pl.: 67 (1753).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Temp. Northern Hemisphere to Mexico (Veracruz)
10 FIN FOR GRB ICE IRE NOR SVA SWE 11 AUT CZE GER POL SWI 12 COR FRA SPA 13 ALB BUL GRC ITA ROM SIC YUG 14 BLT RUE RUN RUW UKR 20 ALG? MOR 30 ALT BRY KRA TVA WSB 31 MAG 32 KAZ KGZ TZK UZB 33 NCS TCS 34 AFG IRN TUR 36 CHQ CHT CHX 37 MON 40 NEP PAK WHM 70 ASK GNL NUN NWT YUK 71 ABT BRC MAN SAS 72 LAB NBR NSC ONT QUE 73 COL IDA MNT ORE WAS WYO 75 MIC 76 NEV UTA 77 NWM 79 MXG
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