First record of Poa scabriculmis N. R. Cui (Poaceae) for the flora of Pan Himalayas


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Olonova, M. (2019). First record of Poa scabriculmis N. R. Cui (Poaceae) for the flora of Pan Himalayas. Acta Biologica Sibirica, 5(4), 141-144.


Poa scabriculmis N.R. Cui, 1987, is known as endemic species of alpines of Kunlun Mountains (Xinjiang Province, NW China). Later, in Flora of China, it was treated as subspecies of polytypical species P. albertii Regel, and sinonimized with other four relative species. In this work we restore the status of this species and present its new occurrence in Sichuan province (China). This paper present taxonomic notes, morphological description, habitat, and the current geographic distribution for P. scabriculmis


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