Taxon profile


Alpine Cat's-tail
Phleum alpinum L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Poales »  family Poaceae »  genus Phleum - timothy

Scientific synonyms

Phleum alpinum var. commutatum (Gaudin) Griseb.
Phleum commutatum Gaudin
Phleum commutatum var. americanum (Fourn.) Hultén
Phleum pratense subsp. alpinum (L.) Čelak.
Phleum rhaeticum auct.
Phleum subalpinum Brügger
Plantinia alpina (L.) Bubani
Plantinia tournefortii Bubani

Other names

= Alpine Timothy
= Mountain Timothy

Least Concern


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Links and literature

EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Phleum alpinum L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Phleum alpinum L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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