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Group: Monocot Rank: species Kind: Name of a new Taxon Herbarium Placement: Lehmann, lower, A, 19

Authors: Published In: Narrative of a Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea 731. 1823. (Mar 1923) (Narr. Journey Polar Sea) Name publication detail
Locality: Barren grounds from Point Lake to the Arctic Sea
Collector and Number: Richardson s.n.
Distribution: Canada
Type Specimens
  • ST: Sir John Richardson 62; 1819-1822; Canada: Seacoast of the Arctic regions (NY-29600)
  • ST: Sir John Richardson 67; 1819-1822; Canada: Seacoast of the Arctic regions (NY-29602)
  • ST: Sir John Richardson 59; 1819-1822; Canada: Seacoast of the Arctic regions (NY-29601)
  • ST: David Douglas 240; no date; Canada: Alpinaboine (NY-346283)
  • ST: David Douglas 239; no date; Canada: Plains of the Alpinaboine (NY-346284)
Higher Taxa:     Taxonomy Browser
Concept:    details
Other names for this basionym:
Arundo purpurascens (R. Br.) Schult.
Calamagrostis arundinacea fo. purpurascens (R. Br.) Gelert
Calamagrostis arundinacea var. purpurascens (R. Br.) Porsild
Deyeuxia purpurascens (R. Br.) Kunth
Projects: IPCN , New World Grasses , PAPGI , VPA

Common Names:
  • Purple reedgrass (English, United States)
Keywords: AGF, IGS, MC, FNA

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