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Taxon: Poa arctica R. Br. subsp. arctica

Genus: Poa
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Pooideae tribe: Poeae subtribe: Poinae.
Nomen number: 408369
Name verified on: 14-Apr-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 27-Oct-1998
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

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Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Eastern Siberia, Western Siberia [n. & s.e.]
    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Far East
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Finland; Norway; Sweden
    East Europe: Russian Federation - European part [n.]
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Subarctic America: Canada - Northwest Territory, Yukon Territory; Greenland; United States - Alaska
    Eastern Canada: Canada - Ontario [n.], Quebec
    Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia, Manitoba [n.]
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Maine [mountains], New Hampshire [mountains]
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, Montana [w.], Oregon, Washington, Wyoming
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico [n.]
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Nevada, Utah

References:

  • Hultén, O. E. G. 1968. Flora of Alaska and neighboring territories.
  • Porsild, A. E. & W. J. Cody. 1980. Vascular plants of continental Northwest Territories, Canada.
  • Scoggan, H. J. 1978–1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  • Soreng, R. J. 1991. Notes on new infraspecific taxa and hybrids in North American Poa (Poaceae). Phytologia 71:395–396.

Check other web resources for Poa arctica R. Br. subsp. arctica:

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • CNWG: Catalogue of New World Grasses Searchable Database
  • Grass Manual on the Web: Manual of Grasses for North America North of Mexico

Check other databases for 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?408369 (23 September 2014)

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