Arctophila fulva

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Arctophila fulva
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Pooideae
Supertribe: Poodae
Tribe: Poeae
Genus: Arctophila
Rupr. ex Andersson
A. fulva
Binomial name
Arctophila fulva
(Trin.) Andersson
  • Poa sect. Arctophila Rupr.
  • Poa fulva Trin.
  • Glyceria fulva (Trin.) Fr.
  • Colpodium fulvum (Trin.) Griseb.
  • Graphephorum fulvum (Trin.) A.Gray
  • Glyceria pendulina Laest. ex Wahlenb.
  • Molinia pendulina (Laest. ex Wahlenb.) Hartm.
  • Poa pendulina (Laest. ex Wahlenb.) J.Vahl
  • Poa deflexa Rupr.
  • Poa laestadii Rupr.
  • Poa latiflora Rupr.
  • Poa poecilantha Rupr.
  • Poa remotiflora Rupr.
  • Poa similis Rupr.
  • Poa trichoclada Rupr.
  • Colpodium pendulinum (Laest. ex Wahlenb.) Griseb.
  • Colpodium pendulinum var. simile (Rupr.) Griseb.
  • Graphephorum pendulinum (Laest. ex Wahlenb.) A.Gray
  • Colpodium malmgrenii Andersson
  • Colpodium mucronatum Beal
  • Arctophila brizoides Greene
  • Arctophila chrysantha Greene
  • Arctophila effusa Lange
  • Arctophila effusa f. depauperata Nath.
  • Arctophila fulva f. aristata (Polunin) Scoggan
  • Arctophila fulva subsp. pendulina (Laest.) Á.Löve & D.Löve
  • Arctophila fulva subsp. similis (Rupr.) Tzvelev
  • Arctophila gracilis Greene
  • Arctophila laestadii Rupr.
  • Arctophila latiflora Rupr.
  • Arctophila mucronata Hack. ex Vasey
  • Arctophila poecilantha Rupr.
  • Arctophila remotiflora Rupr.
  • Arctophila trichoclada Rupr.
  • Arctophila trichopoda Holm

Arctophila is a genus of Arctic and Subarctic plants in the grass family.[4][5][6] The only known species is Arctophila fulva, commonly known as pendant grass, native to northern parts of Eurasia and North America (Russia, Finland, Sweden, Svalbard, Greenland, Alaska, Canada).[3][7][8][9]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Maiz-Tome, L. (2016). "Arctophila fulva". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 208. e.T161889A78457017. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-1.RLTS.T161889A78457017.en.
  2. ^ The International Plant Names Index
  3. ^ a b Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  4. ^ Andersson, Nils Johan 1852. Plantas Scandinaviae Descriptionibus et Figuris analyticis Adumbratae. Fasciculus Secundus Gramineas Scandinaviae Complectens x, 48
  5. ^ Kharkevich, S.S., Probatova, N.S. & Novikov, V.S. (1985). Sosudistye rasteniia sovetskogo Dal'nego Vostoka 1: 1-383. Izd-vo "Nauka," Leningradskoe otd-nie, Leningrad
  6. ^ Grassbase - The World Online Grass Flora
  7. ^ The Plant List search for Arctophila
  8. ^ Watson L, Dallwitz MJ. (2008). "The grass genera of the world: descriptions, illustrations, identification, and information retrieval; including synonyms, morphology, anatomy, physiology, phytochemistry, cytology, classification, pathogens, world and local distribution, and references". The Grass Genera of the World. Retrieved 2009-08-19.
  9. ^ Biota of North America Program 2013 state level distribution map.