Taxon: Agrostis perennans (Walter) Tuck.

Genus: Agrostis
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Pooideae
      Tribe: Poeae
        Subtribe: Agrostidinae
Nomen number: 2045
Place of publication: Amer. J. Sci. Arts 45:44. 1843
Name Verified on: 01-Feb-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Feb-2008
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • autumn bent  (Source: Grass US) - English
  • upland bent  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • upland bent grass  (Source: F NE US) - English
  • agrostide perennant  (Source: F NAmer) - French

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • : Mexico
    • Eastern Canada: Canada - New Brunswick, - Newfoundland, - Nova Scotia, - Ontario, - Prince Edward Island, - Quebec
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Iowa, - Kansas, - Minnesota, - Missouri, - Oklahoma, - South Dakota, - Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Indiana, - Maine, - Massachusetts, - Michigan, - New Hampshire, - New Jersey, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - Rhode Island, - Vermont, - West Virginia
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Arkansas, - Delaware, - Florida, - Georgia, - Kentucky, - Louisiana, - Maryland, - Mississippi, - North Carolina, - South Carolina, - Tennessee, - Virginia
  • Southern America

    • Mesoamerica: Costa Rica; Guatemala; Honduras
    • Southern South America: Argentina; Chile
    • Western South America: Bolivia


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  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
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  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. 1986 (F GPlains)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains. 1977 (Atlas GPlains)
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