Genus: Briza L.

Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Poeae
Subtribe: Brizinae
Common names: quaking grass
Genus number: 1718
Last updated: 13-Aug-2009
Accession Count: 125 (93 active, 82 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Essi, L. et al. 2008. Phylogenetic analysis of the Briza complex (Poaceae). Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 47:1018-1029.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):


Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Briza
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 24 March 2019.