Taxon: Poa fendleriana (Steud.) Vasey

Genus: Poa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Poeae
Subtribe: Poinae
Nomen number: 103649
Place of publication: Bull. Div. Bot. U.S.D.A. 13(2): t. 74. 1893
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Feb-2012
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 37 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage (fide Intermt F)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States Nebraska, South Dakota
    • Northern Mexico: Mexico Baja Norte, Chihuahua, Sonora
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States Colorado, Idaho, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States New Mexico, Texas
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah
    • Western Canada: Canada British Columbia, Manitoba


  • Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  • Douglas, G. W. et al., eds. The vascular plants of British Colombia. 1994 (F BritCol)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Gould, F. W. The grasses of Texas. 1975 (Grass Tex)
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. (Grass US)
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. (F New Mex)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

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