Brachypodium distachyon (L.) P. Beauv.

Brachypodium distachyon (L.) P. Beauv.


    • =Brachypodium hybridum Catalán & al.
    • =Brachypodium pentastachyum Nyman
    • =Brachypodium stacei Catalán & al.
    • =Trachynia distachya (L.) Link!GR!2017!04!12!2017-04-12_169.jpg/full/240,/0/default.jpg


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    Greece (East Aegean islands present; East Central Greece present; Ionian Islands present; Kiklades present; Kriti and Karpathos present; North Aegean islands present; North Central Greece present; North Pindos present; North-East Greece present; Peloponnisos present; South Pindos present; Sterea Ellas present; West Aegean islands present)


    Native / Non Range-Restricted


    Mediterranean-SW Asian




    Xeric Mediterranean Phrygana and grasslands, Woodlands and scrub

    IUCN category

    Not Evaluated

    Presidential Decree 67/81



    Includes B. hybridum and B. stacei, two cryptic taxa which differ from B. distachyon in ploidy level and micromorphological traits (see Catalán & al. 2012) but are impossible to be recognised in the field or determined in herbarium material.


    CountryDateCollector + collecting numberHerbariaTypeScanDerivatives
    Greece2017-04-12Willing,R. & Willing, E. 275659B
    Citation: Greece, Lassithi, N Plaka, 35°18'23.004"N, 25°43'36.012"E, 12 Apr 2017, Willing,R. & E. Willing 275659 (B B 10 0732177)

    Specimen summary: B B 10 0732177
    Preferred stable URI:

    Greece2017-04-26Willing,R. & Willing, E. -20411HWilling
    Citation: Greece, Irakleion, WNW Kamares, 35°9'29.016"N, 24°48'20.988"E, 26 Apr 2017, Willing,R. & E. Willing -20411 (HWilling JACQ-ID 1184228)

    Specimen summary: HWilling JACQ-ID 1184228
    Preferred stable URI:

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