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Taxon: Elymus villosus Muhl. ex Willd.

 
Genus: Elymus
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Triticeae
Subtribe: Hordeinae
Nomen number: 15074
Place of publication: Enum. pl. 1:131. 1809
Link to protologue: http://bibdigital.rjb.csic.es/ing/Libro.php?Libro=1684&Pagina=138
Name Verified on: 07-Nov-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 7 (6 active, 4 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Québec (s.), Ontario (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Wyoming (n.e.)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia (e.), Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi (n.), North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (n.e.), Texas]


References:

  1. Baum, B. R. et al. 2011. A taxonomic synopsis of the genus Campeiostachys Drobov. J. Syst. Evol. 49:146-159.
  2. Bowden, W. M. 1964. Cytotaxonomy of the species and interspecific hybrids of the genus Elymus in Canada and neighboring areas. Canad. J. Bot. 42:589-591. Note: with two forms
  3. Brown, R. G. & M. L. Brown. 1984. Herbaceous plants of Maryland
  4. Englert, J. 1999. New and upcoming native grass releases from the Eastern US Plant Materials Centers. Proceedings of the Second Eastern Native Grass Symposium, November 17-19, 1999. Baltimore, Maryland 2:132.
  5. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  6. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  7. Hitchcock, A. S. 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2.
  8. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller. 1955. Vascular plants of Illinois.
  9. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  10. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1977. Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains.
  11. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  12. Ni, Y. et al. 2011. Maternal origin, genome constitution and evolutionary relationships of polyploid Elymus species and Hordelymus europaeus. Biol. Pl. 55:68-74. Note: this study included one USDA accession (PI 531703) of Elymus villosus with StHY genome
  13. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  14. Soreng, R. J. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): IV. Subfamily Pooideae. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 48:303.
  15. Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri.
  16. Tang, C. et al. 2017. Genome origin and phylogenetic relationships of Elymus villosus (Triticeae: Poaceae) based on single-copy nuclear Acc1, Pgk1, DMC1 and chloroplast trnL-F sequences. Biochem. Syst. & Ecol. 70:168-176. Note: tetraploid (2n=28), Elymus villosus has a StStHH-genome
  17. Wang, R. R.-C. 2011. Chapter 2. Agropyron and Psathyrostachys. Wild crop relatives: genomic and breeding resources, cereals 77-108. Note: this review commented on genome constitution of the genus, and potential capabilities of being hybridized with wheat
  18. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Monocots&FamilyID=Poaceae&GenusID=Elymus&SpeciesID=villosus target='_blank'
  19. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae) (on-line resource).

Check other web resources for Elymus villosus Muhl. ex Willd. :

Images:

  • Florets: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?15074. Accessed 25 August 2019.