1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Antinoria Parl.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Medit.

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    Habit
    Annual, or perennial (1). Culms erect (1), or geniculately ascending (1), or decumbent; 5-17.5-30 cm long; without nodal roots (1/1), or rooting from lower nodes (1/1). Ligule an eciliate membrane.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence a panicle. Panicle open. Spikelets solitary. Fertile spikelets pedicelled. Pedicels filiform; tip pyriform.
    Spikelets
    Spikelets comprising 2 fertile florets; without rhachilla extension. Spikelets elliptic; laterally compressed; 1.3-1.6-2 mm long; breaking up at maturity; disarticulating below each fertile floret.
    Fertile
    Spikelets comprising 2 fertile florets; without rhachilla extension. Spikelets elliptic; laterally compressed; 1.3-1.6-2 mm long; breaking up at maturity; disarticulating below each fertile floret.
    Glume
    Glumes persistent; exceeding apex of florets; similar to fertile lemma in texture (1), or firmer than fertile lemma (1). Lower glume ovate; 1 length of upper glume; membranous; 1-keeled; 1 -veined (1), or 3 -veined (1). Lower glume lateral veins absent (1), or distinct (1). Lower glume apex obtuse. Upper glume ovate; 1.6-1.8-2 length of adjacent fertile lemma; membranous; 1-keeled; 3 -veined. Upper glume apex obtuse.
    Florets
    Fertile lemma elliptic; hyaline (1), or membranous (1); without keel; 3 -veined. Lemma apex dentate; 3 -fid; truncate (1/1). Palea 1 length of lemma.
    Flowers
    Anthers 3.
    Fruits
    Caryopsis with adherent pericarp; obovoid; dorsally compressed; plano-convex.
    Distribution
    Europe, or Africa, or Temperate Asia (1).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Algeria, Corse, East Aegean Is., France, Italy, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Morocco, Portugal, Sardegna, Sicilia, Spain, Tunisia, Turkey

    Antinoria Parl. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Fl. Palerm. 1: 92 (1845)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    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 2018. 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 2018. 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