Panarctic Flora


342210 Festuca frederikseniae E.B. Alexeev


Svalbard - Franz Joseph Land: Rare
Western Greenland: Scattered
Eastern Greenland: Scattered
Northern arctic Tundra: Rare
Mid Arctic Tundra: Frequent
Southern Arcti Tundra: Frequent
Shrub Tundra: Frequent
Bordering boreal or alpine areas: Rare


2n= 28 (4x). - Canada (E), Greenland. - At least five reports.
Not included: A report of 2n = 42 from Labrador (Gervais et al. 1997b). The report needs confirmation (by voucher) as belonging to this taxon.

Geography: North American (NE) - amphi-Atlantic (W): NOR GRL.

Notes: Festuca fredrikseniae is a northwestern Atlantic species, with certainty known from northeastern North America south of the arctic parts, Greenland, and from a few localities in Svalbard (O, TROM).

Higher Taxa