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Taxon: Leymus cinereus (Scribn. & Merr.) Á. Löve

 
Genus: Leymus
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Triticeae
Subtribe: Hordeinae
Nomen number: 102177
Place of publication: Taxon 29:168. 1980
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-Nov-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 335 (335 active, 296 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage (fide Grass VarUSA; NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2002)
  • Environmental: revegetator; wildlife habitat; wildlife habitat

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta (s.), British Columbia (s.e.), Saskatchewan (s.)]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Nebraska (n.w. & n.e.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado (w.), Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona (n.w.), California, Nevada, Utah]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

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. Alderson, J. & W. C. Sharp Grass varieties in the United States, U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 170, rev. ed. 1995 (Grass VarUSA)
  3. Barkworth, M. E. & R. J. Atkins 1984. Leymus Hochst. (Gramineae: Triticeae) in North America: taxonomy and distribution Amer. J. Bot. 71:619.
  4. Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  5. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  6. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  7. Hanson, A. A. Grass varieties in the United States. 1972 (AH 170)
  8. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  9. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  10. Löve, Á. 1984. Conspectus of the Triticeae Feddes Repert. 95:483.
  11. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  12. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  13. Soreng, R. J. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): IV. Subfamily Pooideae Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 48:423.
  14. Wang, R. R.-C. 2011. Chapter 2. Agropyron and Psathyrostachys (Wild Crop Rel Cer) 77-108.
  15. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)
  16. Yen, C. et al. 2009. Synopsis of Leymus Hochst. (Triticeae: Poaceae) J. Syst. Evol. 47:77.

Check other web resources for Leymus cinereus (Scribn. & Merr.) Á. Löve :


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=102177. Accessed 22 November 2018.