Agrostis L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 61 (1753), nom. cons.
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Subarctic & Temp. to Tropical Mountains.

Distribution

Native to:

Afghanistan, Alabama, Alaska, Albania, Alberta, Aleutian Is., Algeria, Altay, Amsterdam-St.Paul Is, Amur, Antipodean Is., Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Assam, Austria, Azores, Baleares, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, Borneo, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, British Columbia, Bulgaria, Burundi, Buryatiya, California, Cameroon, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Central European Rus, Chad, Chile Central, Chile North, Chile South, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Colombia, Colorado, Comoros, Connecticut, Corse, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Delaware, Denmark, District of Columbia, Dominican Republic, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, East Himalaya, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Falkland Is., Finland, Florida, France, Free State, Føroyar, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Greenland, Guatemala, Gulf of Guinea Is., Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Idaho, Illinois, India, Indiana, Inner Mongolia, Iowa, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Japan, Jawa, Juan Fernández Is., Kamchatka, Kansas, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Kenya, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kriti, Krym, Kuril Is., KwaZulu-Natal, Labrador, Lebanon-Syria, Lesotho, Lesser Sunda Is., Libya, Louisiana, Madagascar, Madeira, Magadan, Maine, Malawi, Manchuria, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Mongolia, Montana, Morocco, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nebraska, Nepal, Netherlands, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Guinea, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New South Wales, New York, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Newfoundland, North Carolina, North Caucasus, North Dakota, North European Russi, Northern Provinces, Northwest European R, Northwest Territorie, Norway, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pakistan, Palestine, Panamá, Paraguay, Pennsylvania, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Prince Edward I., Puerto Rico, Qinghai, Queensland, Québec, Rhode I., Romania, Rwanda, Réunion, Sakhalin, Sardegna, Saskatchewan, Sicilia, Sinai, South Carolina, South Dakota, South European Russi, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Taiwan, Tanzania, Tasmania, Tennessee, Texas, Thailand, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tristan da Cunha, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Tuva, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Utah, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vermont, Victoria, Vietnam, Virginia, Washington, West Himalaya, West Siberia, West Virginia, Western Australia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia, Yukon, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Chatham Is., Crozet Is., Easter Is., Jamaica, Kerguelen, Macquarie Is., Marion-Prince Edward, Marquesas, New Caledonia, Norfolk Is., Samoa, South Australia, South Georgia, St.Helena

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

  • Vilfa Adans. in Fam. Pl. 2: 495, 618 (1763), nom. superfl.

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Vigosa-Mercado, J.L. & al. (2023). Revision of the genus Agrostis (Poaceae, Pooideae, Poeae) in Megamexico. PhytoKeys 230: 157-256.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • F.T.A. 10: 166 (1937).
  • Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 30 (1754)
  • Sp. Pl. 61 (1753)

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Gen. Pl. ed. 5: 30 (1754).
  • Sp. Pl. 1: 61 (1753)

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • L., Gen. Pl., ed. 5: 30 (1754)
  • Sp. Pl.: 61 (1753)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1986 Scleicher, J.C. [s.n.] K000838137 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1986 Durieu, M.M.C. [s.n.] France K000838146 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1986 s.coll. [s.n.] K000838138 Unknown Type Material Yes
May 1, 1981 Clemens, J.; Clemens, M.S. [30438] Indonesia K000290476 Type Yes
May 1, 1981 Clemens, J.; Clemens, M.S. [30438] Indonesia K000290475 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1965 Hirsbrunned, A.P. [s.n.] Nepal K000032358 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1960 Clarke, C.B. [10976] India K000032346 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1960 Schmidt India K000032347 Type Yes
Aug 10, 1938 Mueller, F, J.H.von [s.n.] Australia K000838283 Unknown Type Material Yes
Klein, R.M. [12098] Brazil K001101011 Yes
Longui-Wagner; Witten [2895] Brazil K000847033 Yes
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] India K000032338 Type Yes
Douglas, D. [243] Northern America K000838205 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hillebrand, W.B. [496] Hawaii K000838233 Unknown Type Material Yes
Longhi-Wagner, H.M. [6009] Brazil K001101140 Yes
Glaziou, A. [5434] Brazil K001101142 Yes
Valls, J. [1414] Brazil K001101006 Yes
Borlase [s.n.] United Kingdom K000618935 Yes
Smith, L.B. [15712] Brazil K001101010 Yes
Valls, J. [1424] Brazil K001101013 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Hawaii K000838229 Unknown Type Material Yes
Drummond, J. [371] Australia K000838262 Type Yes
Hatschbach, G. [13723] Brazil K001101014 Yes
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 3775] India K001119983 Unknown Type Material Yes
Normann, A. [369] Brazil K001101003 Yes
Normann, A. [424] Brazil K001078000 Yes
Sylvester, S.P.; Soreng, R.; Bravo, W.; Cuta, L.E. [3140] Colombia K001634653 No
Jolinon, J.C.; Delépine, R. [670] French Southern and Antarctic Lands K001634744 No
Farille, M.A. [81-560] Nepal K001612220 Yes
Jolinon, J.-C. [985] French Southern and Antarctic Lands K001611256 Yes
Peterson, P.M.; Salariato, D.L.; Soreng, R.J. [19194] Argentina K001614410 Yes
Peterson, P.; Arrieta, Y.G.; Noya, D.R. [25496] Mexico K001614263 Yes
Jolinon, J. C. [1104] French Southern and Antarctic Lands K001598639 Yes
Jolinon, J. C. [856] French Southern and Antarctic Lands K001598637 Yes
Jolinon, J. C. [928] French Southern and Antarctic Lands K001598667 Yes
Araujo, A.A. [300] Brazil K001101139 Yes
Wace, N.M. [T173] Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha K000298605 Yes
Coll. Nat. d'Agric. de Dschang [1787] Cameroon K000182097 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] India K000838177 Unknown Type Material Yes
Cummins, H.A. [s.n.] India K000032337 Type Yes
Reitz [14175] Brazil K001101005 Yes
Eyerdam, W.J. [2236] United States K000838188 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Hawaii K000838228 Unknown Type Material Yes
Glaziou, A. [6773] Brazil K001101141 Yes
Wace, N.M. [T233] Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha K000298600 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Hawaii K000838230 Unknown Type Material Yes
Petrie, D. [13] New Zealand K000838238 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hatschbach, G. [76814] Brazil K001101008 Yes
Hirsbrunned, A.P. [s.n.] Nepal K000838171 Unknown Type Material Yes
Drummond, J. [371] Australia K000838263 Type Yes
Hooker, J.D. [6] India K000032327 Type Yes
Hooker, J.D. [6] India K000032326 Holotype Yes
Normann, A. [411] Brazil K001101001 Yes
Barreto, I. [s.n.] Brazil K001101004 Yes
Eyerdam, W.J. [2442] United States K000838189 Unknown Type Material Yes
Gerard, P. [Cat. no. 3775] India K001119984 Unknown Type Material Yes
Drummond [182] Northern America K000838204 Unknown Type Material Yes
Valls, J. [3111] Brazil K001101007 Yes
Hillebrand, W.B. [s.n.] Hawaii K000838231 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3776] Nepal K001119985 Unknown Type Material Yes
Normann, A. [410] Brazil K001101002 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Hawaii K000838232 Type Yes
Sellow [s.n.] Brazil K000308416 Unknown Type Material Yes
Eyerdam, W.J. [1664] United States K000838187 Unknown Type Material Yes
Dombrowski, L.T. [2100] Brazil K001101012 Yes
Hooker, J.D. [1628] New Zealand K000975051 Type Yes
Smitinand, T. [1846] Thailand K000682239 Yes
Smitinand, T. [2469] Thailand K000682240 Yes
Eyerdam, W.J. [1560] United States K000838190 Unknown Type Material Yes
Vickery, J.W. [408] Australia K000838282 Type Yes
Chand, T.R. [3352] India K000032359 Type Yes
Chand, T.R. [3352] India K000032360 Type Yes
Colombia K000308373 Type Yes
Hatschbach, G. [20702] Brazil K001101009 Yes
Arzivenco, L. [8237] Brazil K001077999 Yes

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    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
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    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
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    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0