Taxon profile


Squirreltail Fescue
Vulpia bromoides (L.) Gray

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

Scientific synonyms

Festuca bromoides L.
Bromus dertonensis All.
Festuca dertonensis (All.) Aschers. & Graebn.
Vulpia dertonensis (All.) Gola
Festuca sciuroides Roth
Vulpia sciuroides (Roth) Gmelin
Vulpia myuros subsp. sciuroides (Roth) Rouy

Other names

= Brome Fescue
= Brome Six-weeks Grass
= Squirrel-tail Fescue


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Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Vulpia bromoides (L.) Gray]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Vulpia bromoides (L.) Gray]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Pest Information Wiki [Vulpia_bromoides_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Vulpia bromoides (L.) S.F. Gray]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Vulpia bromoides (L.) Gray]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Vulpia bromoides (L.) Gray]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic [], Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Vulpia bromoides (L.) S. F. Gray]

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