Taxon: Pseudoroegneria spicata (Pursh) Á. Löve

 
Genus: Pseudoroegneria
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Triticeae
Subtribe: Hordeinae
Nomen number: 313402
Place of publication: Taxon 29:168. 1980
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 10-Sep-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 248 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • beardless wheatgrass  (Source: Grass US) - English
  • bluebunch wheatgrass  (Source: World Econ Pl) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control ()
  • Environmental: revegetator ()
  • Animal food: forage ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Yukon Territory (s.)] United States [Alaska (s.e.)]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Michigan (n.)]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Nebraska (w.), North Dakota (w.), South Dakota (w.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah]


References:

  1. Alderson, J. & W. C. Sharp Grass varieties in the United States, U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 170, rev. ed. 1995 (Grass VarUSA)
  2. Barkworth, M. E. & D. R. Dewey 1985. Genomically based genera in the perennial Triticeae of North America: identification and membership Amer. J. Bot. 72:769.
  3. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  4. Dewey, D. R. 1983. New nomenclatural combinations in the North American perennial Triticeae (Gramineae) (Brittonia) 35:31.
  5. Dewey, D. R. 1984. The genomic system of classification as a guide to intergeneric hybridization with the perennial Triticeae (Gene Man Pl Improv) 272.
  6. Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  7. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  8. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. (Glea Cron)
  9. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  10. Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. (Grass US)
  11. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)

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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=313402. Accessed 21 May 2018.