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Taxon: Phalaris minor Retz.

Genus: Phalaris
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Pooideae tribe: Poeae subtribe: Phalaridinae.
Nomen number: 27523
Place of publication: Observ. bot. 3:8. 1783
Name verified on: 25-Jan-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 17-Oct-2001
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6).
Accessions: 47 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • annual Canary grass   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • bristle-spike Canary grass   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • lesser Canary grass   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • little-seed Canary grass   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • small Canary grass   (Source: R. P. Ellis, p.c.) – English
  • wild Canary grass   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • phalaris mineur   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • kleines Glanzgras   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • talaceiro   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Portuguese
  • alfarino   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • pasto-romano   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • alpiste valillo   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • pasto romano   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • småflen   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish
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Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya; Morocco; Tunisia
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Arabian Peninsula: Bahrain; Kuwait; Saudi Arabia
    Western Asia: Afghanistan; Cyprus; Egypt - Sinai; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
    Caucasus: Azerbaijan; Georgia
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India; Pakistan
  • EUROPE
    Middle Europe: Germany; Netherlands
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Croatia; Greece [incl. Crete]; Italy [incl. Sardinia, Sicily]
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Portugal; Spain [incl. Baleares]

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores
    Southern Africa: South Africa
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Yunnan
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Kyushu [n.]
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Denmark
    Middle Europe: Czech Republic
    East Europe: Ukraine - Krym
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Mexico
    United States
  • PACIFIC
    North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Western South America: Colombia; Peru
    Southern South America: Uruguay

      Adventive:
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: United Kingdom

References:

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Check other web resources for Phalaris minor Retz.:


Images:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?27523 (24 October 2014)

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