1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Genus: Agrostis L.
      1. Agrostis barceloi L.Sáez & Rosselló

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Baleares.

    [GB]
    Habit
    Perennial; caespitose. Basal innovations intravaginal. Culms erect; 10-40 cm long; 2 -noded. Lateral branches lacking. Leaf-sheaths mostly shorter than adjacent culm internode; keeled; smooth; glabrous on surface. Ligule an eciliate membrane; 1.7-2 mm long; erose; truncate, or acute. Leaf-blades filiform; conduplicate; 2-18 cm long; 0.2-0.5 mm wide.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence a panicle. Panicle open; lanceolate; 2.5-8 cm long; 0.5-1 cm wide. Primary panicle branches appressed; 1-5 cm long. Spikelets solitary. Fertile spikelets pedicelled.
    Spikelets
    Spikelets comprising 1 fertile florets; without rhachilla extension. Spikelets elliptic; laterally compressed; 2.7-3.7 mm long; breaking up at maturity; disarticulating below each fertile floret. Floret callus pubescent.
    Fertile
    Spikelets comprising 1 fertile florets; without rhachilla extension. Spikelets elliptic; laterally compressed; 2.7-3.7 mm long; breaking up at maturity; disarticulating below each fertile floret. Floret callus pubescent.
    Glume
    Glumes persistent; similar; exceeding apex of florets; firmer than fertile lemma; shiny; gaping. Lower glume lanceolate; 2.7-3.1 mm long; 1.1 length of upper glume; membranous; 1-keeled; 1 -veined. Lower glume lateral veins absent. Lower glume apex acute. Upper glume lanceolate; 2.5-3.2 mm long; 1.4-1.5 length of adjacent fertile lemma; membranous; 1-keeled; 1 -veined. Upper glume lateral veins absent. Upper glume apex acute.
    Florets
    Fertile lemma oblong; 1.8-2.1 mm long; hyaline; without keel; 5 -veined. Lemma lateral veins excurrent. Lemma surface scaberulous. Lemma apex truncate; awned; 1 -awned. Principal lemma awn dorsal; arising 0.2-0.25 way up back of lemma; geniculate; 3.7-4.2 mm long overall; with twisted column. Palea orbicular; 0.5-0.8 mm long; 0.25-0.33 length of lemma; hyaline.
    Flowers
    Lodicules 2; 0.4-0.6 mm long; membranous. Anthers 3; 0.7-1.2 mm long.
    Fruits
    Caryopsis with adherent pericarp; 1.7-1.9 mm long.
    Distribution
    Europe: southwestern.
    Reference
    Aveneae. Saez & Rosello 2004.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Baleares

    Agrostis barceloi L.Sáez & Rosselló appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 133: 361 (2000)

    Accepted by

    • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0