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Taxon: Bromus racemosus L.

Genus: Bromus subgenus: Bromus
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Pooideae tribe: Bromeae.
Nomen number: 7855
Place of publication: Sp. pl. ed. 2, 1:114. 1762
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 06-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-Nov-2007
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6).
Accessions: 13 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:

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Economic importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant   (fide Grass US)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Morocco; Tunisia
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Afghanistan; Turkey [n.w. & n.e.]
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Russian Federation - Ciscaucasia, Dagestan
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan [s.]; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
    China: China
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Denmark; Ireland; Sweden [s.]; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    East Europe: Russian Federation - European part [s.w.]; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece [incl. Crete]; Italy [incl. Sicily]; Serbia; Slovenia
    Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain

      Naturalized:
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Ireland
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Canada
    Mexico
    United States
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Southern South America: Chile

References:

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Bromus racemosus L.:


Images:

  • Florets: Seed ID Workshop image, from Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, Ohio State University
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.

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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?7855 (02 September 2014)

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