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Taxon: Danthonia decumbens (L.) DC.

 
Genus: Danthonia
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Danthonioideae
Tribe: Danthonieae
Nomen number: 417127
Place of publication: J. B. P. A. M. de Lamarck & A. P. de Candolle, Fl. franç. ed. 3, 3:33. 1805
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 29-Aug-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • heath grass  (Source: F GB Ire) - English
  • heather grass  (Source: Glea Cron ed2) - English
  • mountain heath grass  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Azores, Madeira Islands]
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria (n.), Morocco, Tunisia

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey (n.)
    • CAUCASUS: Georgia

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Italy (incl. Sardinia), Romania, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Portugal, Spain


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Northern America
    • Canada (e. & w.), United States (w.)


References:

  1. Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. (F NZeal)
  2. Clayton, W. D. & S. A. Renvoize Genera graminum. Kew Bull add. ser. 13:1-389. 1986 (Gen Gramin)
  3. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  4. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  5. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  6. Foreman, D. B. & N. G. Walsh Flora of Victoria. (F Victoria)
  7. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  8. Hansen, A. & P. Sunding Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 4. Sommerfeltia vol. 17. (L Macar ed4)
  9. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  10. Jahandiez, E. & R. Maire Catalogue des plantes du Maroc. (L Maroc)
  11. Linder, H. P. et al. 2010. A generic classification of the Danthonioideae (Poaceae) Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 97:349.
  12. Meades, S. J. et al. Annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Newfoundland and Labrador. 2000 (L Newfoundland)
  13. Press, J. R. & M. J. Short, eds. Flora of Madeira. (F Madeira)
  14. Quézel, P. & S. Santa Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie. (F Alger)
  15. Sell, P. & G. Murrell Flora of Great Britain and Ireland. (F GB Ire)
  16. Silva, L. et al. Listagem da fauna e flora terrestres dos Açores. Lista des plantas vasculares (Pteridophyta e Spermatophyta). (L Azores)
  17. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  18. Tzvelev, N. N. Zlaki SSSR. 1976 (Grass USSR)

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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=417127. Accessed 22 November 2018.