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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, 151. 1812
Name verified on: 06-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-Oct-2003
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
Accessions: 5 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:

  • dense silky-bent   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • interrupted wind grass   (Source: Weed Technol 6:445.) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Egypt; Tunisia
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Afghanistan; Iraq; Israel; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Russian Federation - Ciscaucasia, Dagestan
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Norway; Sweden [s.e.]
    Middle Europe: Austria; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Slovakia; Switzerland
    East Europe: Russian Federation - 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:

More:

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Apera interrupta (L.) P. Beauv.:


Images:

More:
  • 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.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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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?70080 (22 December 2014)

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