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Taxon: Apera interrupta (L.) P. Beauv.

 
Genus: Apera
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Poeae
Subtribe: Poinae
Nomen number: 70080
Place of publication: Ess. Agrostogr. 31, 147, 151. 1812
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/394230
Comment: combination made in index
Name Verified on: 06-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Mar-2018
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 8 (4 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • dense silky-bent  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • interrupted wind grass  (Source: Weed Technol) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Egypt, Tunisia

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Iraq, Israel, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russian Federation, [Dagestan] Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Norway, Sweden (s.e.)
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Russian Federation, [Astrakhan, Saratov, Volgograd] Russian Federation-European part, [European part (s.e.)] Ukraine [Krym]
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bulgaria, Croatia, Italy, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Portugal, Spain


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia

    Northern America
    • Canada, United States

    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Chile


References:

  1. Bor, N. L. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan. (Grass BCIP)
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  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. McNeill, J. 1981. Apera, silky-bent or windgrass, an important weed genus recently discovered in Ontario, Canada Canad. J. Pl. Sci. 61:479-485.
  7. Northam, F. E. & R. H. Callihan 1992. The windgrasses (Apera Adans., Poaceae) in North America Weed Technol. 6:445-450.
  8. Randall, R. P. The introduced flora of Australia and its weed status. (Weed CRCAustralia)
  9. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  10. Skvortsov, A. K., ed. 2006. Flora of the Lower Volga region. 2006- (F LowVolga) 1:169-170.
  11. Soreng, R. J. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): IV. Subfamily Pooideae Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 48:115.
  12. Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest Flora of Iraq. (F Iraq)
  13. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  14. Tzvelev, N. N. Zlaki SSSR. 1976 (Grass USSR)
  15. Ugarte, E. et al. 2011. Vascular alien flora, Chile (Check List) 7:365-382.

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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=70080. Accessed 12 December 2018.