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Taxon: Leymus mollis (Trin.) Pilg.

 
Genus: Leymus
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Triticeae
Subtribe: Hordeinae
Nomen number: 102171
Place of publication: Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 74:7. 1947
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 28-Jan-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 340 (333 active, 4 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • American dune grass  (Source: World Econ Pl) - English
  • sea lyme grass  (Source: F Canada) - English
  • strand grass  (Source: F Canada) - English
  • élyme des sables d'Amerique  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • seigle de mer  (Source: F Canada) - French
  • hama-ninniku  (Source: Grass Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control; revegetator; revegetator

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Kurile Islands, Khabarovsk, Primorye, Kamchatka, Magadan, Sakhalin]
    • CHINA: China [Hebei Sheng, Liaoning Sheng, Shandong Sheng]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaidô, Honshu, Kyushu (n.)] Korea

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Northwest Territories, Yukon] Greenland (s.), United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Québec, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Saskatchewan (n.), Alberta, Manitoba (n.), British Columbia]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan (n.), Vermont]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon (w.), Washington (w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (n.w.)]


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). URL: http://www.agroatlas.ru/en/content/related/Leymus_mollis/ target='_blank'
  2. Alderson, J. & W. C. Sharp. 1995. Grass varieties in the United States, U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 170, rev. ed. CRC Press. Note: Revised version of AH 170
  3. Anamthawat-Jónsson, K. et al. 1999. Molecular variation in Leymus species and populations. Molec. Ecol. 8:309-315. Note: as a molecular polymorphic species
  4. Bao, Y. et al. 2012. Molecular cytogenetic identification of a wheat (Triticum aestivum)- American dune grass (Leymus mollis) translocation line resistant to stripe rust. Genet. Molec. Res. 11:3198-3206.
  5. Barkworth, M. E. & R. J. Atkins. 1984. Leymus Hochst. (Gramineae: Triticeae) in North America: taxonomy and distribution. Amer. J. Bot. 71:615.
  6. Bothmer, R. von et al. 2005. Distribution, habitat and status for perennial Triticeae species in Japan. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 126:339. Note: = Hystrix longearistata (Hack.) Ohwi
  7. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  8. Englert, J. M. et al. 1999-. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators
  9. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  10. Forsström, P.-O. & M. Merker. 2001. Sources of wheat powdery mildew resistance from wheat-Rye and wheat-Leymus hybrids. Hereditas (Beijing) 134:115-119.
  11. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1963. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada.
  12. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  13. Kharkevich, S. S., ed. 1985. Vascular plants of the Russian Far East. Note: also cited as "Vascular plants of the Soviet Far East", and "Sosud. Rast. Sovet. Dal'nego Vostoka"
  14. Koyama, T. 1987. Grasses of Japan and its neighboring regions Note: = Elymus arenarius subsp. mollis
  15. Löve, Á. 1984. Conspectus of the Triticeae. Feddes Repert. 95:477.
  16. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. Note: = Elymus mollis Trin.
  17. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea. Note: mentions
  18. Tzvelev, N. N. 1976. Zlaki SSSR Note: lists as Leymus mollis (Trin.) H. Hara
  19. Wang, R. R.-C. 2011. Chapter 2. Agropyron and Psathyrostachys. Wild crop relatives: genomic and breeding resources, cereals 77-108. Note: this review mentioned the diversity of genome constitution in Triticeae, all types (NsXm) found in Leymus able to cross with wheat
  20. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  21. Yen, C. et al. 2009. Synopsis of Leymus Hochst. (Triticeae: Poaceae). J. Syst. Evol. 47:73.

Check other web resources for Leymus mollis (Trin.) Pilg. :


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?id=102171. Accessed 22 November 2019.