Panarctic Flora


342107 Agrostis vinealis Schreb.


Northern Iceland: Frequent
Northern Fennoscandia: Rare
Western Greenland: Scattered
Eastern Greenland: Rare
Mid Arctic Tundra: Rare
Southern Arcti Tundra: Scattered
Shrub Tundra: Frequent
Bordering boreal or alpine areas: Frequent

2n= (1) 28 (4x). - Europe, Russia, Greenland. - Numerous reports.
(2) 35 (5x). - Europe (N). - Björkman (1954a); Widén (1971).
(3) 42 (6x). - Europe (Czech Republic). - Holub (1972b, 1978a); Kirschner et al. (1982).
The species is predominantly tetraploid. Hexaploids are reliably documented only from the Czech Republic.

Geography: Amphi-Atlantic - European - Asian (W): ICE NOR RUS? GRL.

Notes: Agrostis vinealis occurs frequently in Norway northeast to the Russian border and is probably present also in the Arctic in northwestern European Russia.

Higher Taxa