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Taxon: Leymus arenarius (L.) Hochst.

 
Genus: Leymus
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Triticeae
Subtribe: Hordeinae
Nomen number: 102161
Place of publication: Flora 31:118. 1848
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 28-Jan-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 28-Jan-2011
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 78 (55 active, 10 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder
  • Environmental: erosion control (fide Dict Gard; Buvisindi 8:41-50. 1994)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Belgium, Germany, Netherlands
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russian Federation-European part [European part (n.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Spain (n.w.)


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Afonin, A. N., S. L. Greene, N. I. Dzyubenko, & A. N. Frolov, eds. Interactive agricultural ecological atlas of Russia and neighboring countries. Economic plants and their diseases, pests and weeds (on-line resource). (AgroAtlas)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Alderson, J. & W. C. Sharp Grass varieties in the United States, U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 170, rev. ed. 1995 (Grass VarUSA)
  4. Barkworth, M. E. & R. J. Atkins 1984. Leymus Hochst. (Gramineae: Triticeae) in North America: taxonomy and distribution Amer. J. Bot. 71:614.
  5. Czerepanov, S. K. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). 1995 (L USSR)
  6. Demilly, D. et al. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 6. (L Noms French ed6)
  7. Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  8. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  9. Greipsson, S. & A. J. Davy 1994. Leymus arenarius. Characteristics and uses of a dune-building grass Búvísindi 8:41-50.
  10. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  11. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  12. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  13. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  14. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  15. Löve, Á. 1984. Conspectus of the Triticeae Feddes Repert. 95:478.
  16. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  17. Soreng, R. J. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): IV. Subfamily Pooideae Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 48:422.
  18. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  19. Tzvelev, N. N. Zlaki SSSR. 1976 (Grass USSR)
  20. Wang, R. R.-C. 2011. Chapter 2. Agropyron and Psathyrostachys (Wild Crop Rel Cer) 77-108.
  21. Yen, C. et al. 2009. Synopsis of Leymus Hochst. (Triticeae: Poaceae) J. Syst. Evol. 47:73.

Check other web resources for Leymus arenarius (L.) Hochst. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Florets: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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?id=102161. Accessed 24 October 2018.