Elymus riparius

From Wikispecies
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Elymus riparius


Taxonavigation: Poales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Cladus: Commelinids
Ordo: Poales

Familia: Poaceae
Subfamilia: Pooideae
Tribus: Hordeeae
Genus: Elymus
Species: Elymus riparius



Elymus ripariusWiegand, 1918


  • Homotypic
    • Elymus canadensis var. riparius (Wiegand) B.Boivin in Naturaliste Canad. 94: 524 (1967)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Central & Eastern USA
      • Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode I., South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Northeast
    • Regional: Canada
      • Ontario, Québec

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition



Primary references


Additional references

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

Vernacular names

English: Riverbank wild-rye
Wikimedia Commons For more multimedia, look at Elymus riparius on Wikimedia Commons.