Panarctic Flora


342633 Poa paucispicula Scribn. & Merr.


Taimyr - Severnaya Zemlya: Scattered
Anabar - Onenyo: Scattered
Kharaulakh: Frequent
West Chukotka: Frequent
Wrangel Island: Scattered
South Chukotka: Scattered
East Chukotka: Frequent
Western Alaska: Scattered
Northern Alaska - Yukon: Frequent
Central Canada: Rare
Mid Arctic Tundra: Presence uncertain
Southern Arcti Tundra: Scattered
Shrub Tundra: Frequent
Bordering boreal or alpine areas: Frequent

2n= (1) 28 (4x). - Siberia (N), Far East (N). - Krogulevich (1976a); Zhukova (1965a).
(2) 42 (6x). - Far East (N). - Several reports.

Geography: Asian (NE) - amphi-Beringian - Cordilleran: SIB RFE ALA CAN.

Notes: See Poa leptocoma. Tzvelev commented that P. paucispicula and P. leptocoma should be recognized as different subspecies or preferrably as species. Soreng et al. (2003) and Soreng (2007) accepted two species in different sections.

Higher Taxa

  • Poa [3426,genus]