Voucher: KYRG 460
Agrostis nevskii Tzvel.
Region: Chüy Oblast Panfilov Rayon
Gazetteer: Suusamyr Valley
Coordinates: 42º11'41'' N, 73º15'03'' E Alt: 2780m to the south of Otmök.
20cm tall. Ligule truncate to 0.5mm long. Inflorescence purple.
Alpine grazed meadow on a North facing slope with Phlomis, Geranium, Poaceae and Papaver as dominant species.
Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.2, V. L. Komarov and Tsvelev 'Grasses of the Soviet Union'. Inflorescence paniculate with appressed branches. Spikelet 1 flowered. Glumes 2 purplish and glabrous. Lemma awned, awn inserted on the back and bent. Apex of lemma dissected to entire. Callus hairy with hairs 2/5 the length of the lemma.
Ancillary Collections: photos
Osborne, J. 460 5 July 2008
|| glumes and flower