Taxon profile


Sixweeks Threeawn
Aristida adscensionis L.

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

Scientific synonyms

Aristida adscensionis var. abortiva Beetle
Aristida fasciculata Torr.
Aristida adscensionis var. modesta Hack.

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Aristida adscensionis subsp. coerulescens (Desf.) Bourreil & Trouin ex P. Auquier & J. Duvigneaud
subspecies Aristida adscensionis subsp. heymannii (Regel) Tzvelev

Links and literature

Ghasemkhani, M., Akhani, H., Sahebi, J. & Scholz, H. (2008): The genera Aristida and Stipagrostis (Poaceae) in Iran, Willdenowia 38(1), pages 135-148 [as Aristida adscensionis]
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Aristida adscensionis]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009

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