Taxon profile


Spike Bent
Agrostis exarata Trin.

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

Scientific synonyms

Agrostis aenea Trin.
Agrostis alaskana Hultén
Agrostis ampla A.S. Hitchc.
Agrostis asperifolia Trin.
Agrostis longiligula var. australis J.T. Howell
Agrostis longiligula A.S. Hitchc.
Agrostis microphylla var. major Vasey
Agrostis melaleuca (Trin.) A.S. Hitchc.
Agrostis exarata var. minor Hook.
Agrostis exarata subsp. minor (Hook.) C.L. Hitchc.

Other names

= Spike Bentgrass

Links and literature

EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Agrostis exarata Trin.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Agrostis exarata Trin.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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