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Puccinellia distans
(weeping alkali grass)

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Puccinellia distans (weeping alkali grass)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 19 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Invasive Species
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Puccinellia distans
  • Preferred Common Name
  • weeping alkali grass
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Monocotyledonae
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Puccinellia distans

Preferred Common Name

  • weeping alkali grass

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Monocotyledonae
  •                     Order: Cyperales
  •                         Family: Poaceae
  •                             Genus: Puccinellia
  •                                 Species: Puccinellia distans

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 15 Dec 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Africa

AlgeriaPresent
MoroccoPresent
TunisiaPresent

Asia

AfghanistanPresent
ArmeniaPresent
AzerbaijanPresent
IranPresent
IsraelPresent
KazakhstanPresent
KyrgyzstanPresent
PakistanPresent
TajikistanPresent
TurkeyPresent
TurkmenistanPresent
UzbekistanPresent

Europe

AustriaPresent
BelarusPresent
BelgiumPresent
BulgariaPresent
DenmarkPresent
EstoniaPresent
FinlandPresent
FrancePresent
GermanyPresent
GreecePresent
HungaryPresent
IcelandPresent
IrelandPresent
ItalyPresent
LatviaPresent
LithuaniaPresent
LuxembourgPresent
NetherlandsPresent
NorwayPresent
PolandPresent
PortugalPresent
RomaniaPresent
RussiaPresent
SpainPresent
SwedenPresent
SwitzerlandPresent
UkrainePresent
United KingdomPresent

North America

United StatesPresent
-OregonPresent

Oceania

New ZealandPresent

Habitat List

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CategorySub-CategoryHabitatPresenceStatus
Terrestrial

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WebsiteURLComment
GISD/IASPMR: Invasive Alien Species Pathway Management Resource and DAISIE European Invasive Alien Species Gatewayhttps://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.m93f6Data source for updated system data added to species habitat list.

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