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Taxon: Agrostis castellana Boiss. & Reut.

 
Genus: Agrostis
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Poeae
Subtribe: Agrostidinae
Nomen number: 2018
Place of publication: Diagn. pl. nov. hisp. 26; Biblioth. Universelle Genève sér. 3, 38:218. 1842
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-Aug-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Oct-2018
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 36 (35 active, 35 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: lawn/turf (fide Dict Gard; F NAmer)
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Azores]
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria, Morocco

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Lebanon, Turkey

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Italy, Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Portugal, Spain


    Cultivated

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • Europe

    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon]
    • Canada

    Southern America
    • South America


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon]

    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Chile


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Batson, M. G. 1998. Agrostis castellana (Poaceae), dominant Agrostis species, found in bent grass pastures in south-eastern Australia Austral. J. Bot. 46:697-705.
  3. do Amaral Franco, J. 1978. Notes on some Agrostis from the Azores. In: V. H. Heywood, Flora Europaea: Notulae systematicae ad floram europaeam spectantes: No. 20 Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 76:334-337.
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  5. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  8. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  9. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  10. Macfarlane, T. D. & A. R. Williams 2007. Agrostis castellana (Poaceae) mis-identified as A. capillaris var. aristata in western Australia (Nuytsia) 16:472.
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  12. Randall, R. P. The introduced flora of Australia and its weed status. (Weed CRCAustralia)
  13. Rao, S. & S. C. Alderman 2005. Infestation of bent grass by a new seed pest, Chirothrips manicatus(Thysanoptera: Thripidae), in Oregon J. Entomol. Soc. British Columbia 102:77-78.
  14. Rugolo de Agrasar, Z. E.. & A. M. Molina 1997. Las especies del género Agrostis L. (Gramineae: Agrostideae) de Chile Gayana, Bot. 54:102.
  15. Sell, P. & G. Murrell Flora of Great Britain and Ireland. (F GB Ire)
  16. Silva, L. et al. Listagem da fauna e flora terrestres dos Açores. Lista des plantas vasculares (Pteridophyta e Spermatophyta). (L Azores)
  17. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  18. Ugarte, E. et al. 2011. Vascular alien flora, Chile (Check List) 7:365-382.
  19. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en la República Argentina. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 47. 1994 (L Grass Argent)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?2018. Accessed 15 November 2018.