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Taxon: Festuca kingii (S. Watson) Cassidy

 
Genus: Festuca
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Poeae
Subtribe: Loliinae
Nomen number: 16667
Place of publication: State Agric. Coll. Colorado Bull. 12:36. 1890
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-May-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Apr-2000
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 7 (4 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • spike fescue  (Source: F Utah) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Nebraska (n.w.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado (n.), Idaho (s.), Montana (s.w.), Oregon (s.w.), Wyoming]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California, Nevada, Utah]


References:

  1. Aiken, S. G. et al. Festuca of North America: descriptions, illustrations, identification, and information retrieval. (Festuca N Amer)
  2. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  3. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  4. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. Great Basin Naturalist Mem. 9. (F Utah)

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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=16667. Accessed 17 February 2019.