Taxon profile


Reed Canary-grass
Phalaris arundinacea L.

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

Scientific synonyms

Phalaroides arundinacea (L.) Rauschert
Baldingera arundinacea (L.) Dumort.

Other names

= Reed Canary Grass
= Reed Canarygrass
= Ribbon Grass

Least Concern


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

consumer (larval stage only): Bagous frivaldszkyi Tournier, 1874

Included taxa

Number of records: 1

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 Phalaris arundinacea L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Phalaris arundinacea L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Pest Information Wiki [Phalaris_arundinacea_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Phalaris arundinacea L.]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Phalaris arundinacea L.]
Data retrieved on: 26 May 2019
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Phalaris arundinacea L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014
EN Rintanen, T. (1996): Changes in the flora and vegetation of 113 Finnish lakes during 40 years [], Ann. Bot. Fennici 33: 101–122 [as Phalaris arundinacea]

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