Anthoxanthum monticola subsp. monticola

Synonyms: Hierochloe orthantha Hierochloe alpina subsp. orthantha Anthoxanthum monticola subsp. orthanthum
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 24. Treatment on page 760.
Awns of upper staminate florets 4.5-7 mm, attached at or above midlength, straight or weakly geniculate, the lower portion not twisted or twisted with 1(2) gyres. 2n = 56, 58, 63.

Discussion

Anthoxanthum monticola subsp. monticola grows from Greenland to the eastern side of Hudson Bay, through Labrador, and south to northern New England. It usually grows in similar, but wetter and more exposed, habitats than those occupied by subsp. alpinum.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

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AuthorKelly W. Allied + and Mary E. Barkworth +
Authority(Bigelow) Veldkamp +
DistributionMaine +, N.H. +, Alta. +, B.C. +, Greenland +, Man. +, Nfld. And Labr. +, N.W.T. +, Nunavut +, Ont. +, Que. +, Yukon +, N.Y. +, Alaska +, Vt. + and Mont. +
IllustrationPresent +
Illustration copyrightUtah State University +
IllustratorLinda Ann Vorobik + and Hana Pazdírková +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f50eec43f223ca0e34566be0b046453a0960e173/coarse grained fna xml/V24/V24 1079.xml +
SynonymsHierochloe orthantha +, Hierochloe alpina subsp. orthantha + and Anthoxanthum monticola subsp. orthanthum +
Taxon familyPoaceae +
Taxon nameAnthoxanthum monticola subsp. monticola +
Taxon parentAnthoxanthum monticola +
Taxon ranksubspecies +
VolumeVolume 24 +