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Taxon: Achnatherum pekinense (Hance) Ohwi

Genus: Achnatherum
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Pooideae tribe: Stipeae
Nomen number: 408097
Place of publication: Fl. japan 101. 1953
Name verified on: 20-Mar-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 29-Jun-2011
No species priority site assigned.


Distributional range:

    Siberia: Russian Federation - Eastern Siberia
    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Far East, Primorye, Sakhalin
    China: China [n. & e.]
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Hokkaido, Honshu; Korea


  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  • Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  • Tzvelev, N. N. 1976. Zlaki SSSR. [= Stipa extremiorientalis H. Hara].


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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (03 September 2015)

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