Poa pratensis L.

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

PlantaeTracheophytaLiliopsidaPoalesPoaceaePoa

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Overview

Full Name

Poa pratensis L.

Common names

  • English meadow grass eng
  • Kentucky bluegrass eng
  • smooth meadow grass eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted species

Published in

Sp. pl. 1:67. 1753, nom. cons.

Habitat

Not marine

Threat status

Least concern

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Plantae
phylum
Tracheophyta
class
Liliopsida
order
Poales
family
Poaceae
genus
Poa
species
Poa pratensis
 
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Description

Description

Type Specimen

Bibliography

L. (1753) In: Sp. Pl.: 67

Van der Meijden, R. (2005)

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
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Record history

This record was last modified on Feb 14, 2017.