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

Authors: Published In: U.S. Department of Agriculture. Division of Botany. Bulletin 13(2): pl. 93. 1893. (U.S.D.A. Div. Bot. Bull.) Name publication detail
Annotation: again in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 1: 279. 1893
Locality: USA
Distribution: USA (California, Washington)
Note: Originally, only specimen cited was Bolander's California spec. [equals ~F. gracilima~], but also illustrated a second collection. Vasey published the name again in Contr. U.S. Nat. Herb 1: 279. later in 1893, where he cited the second specimen (Suksdorf's collection from Mt. Adams, Washington) as the type.
Type Specimens
  • LT: W.N. Suksdorf s.n. ["#14" on US-1005539]; 6 Jul 1882; USA: Mt. Paddo (Adams), 3000-6000 ft (US-556206a [the specimen illustrated]; IT: US-5563) LT designated by Vasey in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 1: 279 (1893)
  • ST: Bolander; July; USA: California: Summit, 7000 ft [prob. Summit Station] (US-556207, US-556208)
Higher Taxa:     Taxonomy Browser
Concept:    details
Other names for this basionym:
Gnomonia viridula (Vasey) Lunell
Projects: New World Grasses , PAPGI , VPA

Common Names:
  • green fescue (English, United States)
  • Greenleaf fescue (English, United States)
  • mountain bunch grass (English, United States)
Keywords: AGF, IGS, FNA

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