Kyrgyzstan July 2008 Zabelia corymbosa quest

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

morphological details

inflorescence inflorescence spikelet spikelet glumes and flower glumes and flower

lemmas lemmas

ligule ligule

leaf surface leaf surface

field picture
flowering plant
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher