Panarctic Flora


342620 Poa botryoides (Trin. ex Griseb.) Kom. ex Roshev.


Kharaulakh: Rare
Yana - Kolyma: Rare
West Chukotka: Scattered
South Chukotka: Rare
East Chukotka: Rare
Southern Arcti Tundra: Presence uncertain
Shrub Tundra: Rare
Bordering boreal or alpine areas: Frequent

2n= (1) 28 (4x). - Siberia (N), Far East (N). - At least five reports.
(2) 35 (5x). - Far East (N). - Probatova and Sokolovskaya (1984a).
(3) 42 (6x). - Far East (N). - At least three reports.
Some other reports may refer to this taxon, e.g., Probatova (1978, 2n = 42, Kamtchatka) published for P. attenuata.

Geography: Asian (N/C): SIB RFE.

Notes: Soreng et al. (2003) synonymized Poa botryoides and P. anadyrica with P. glauca. We do not fully agree with this as concerns P. botryoides which we find to differ from P. glauca as it appears in arctic-alpine regions.

Higher Taxa

  • Poa [3426,genus]