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Apera

Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Liliopsida
Subclassis: Commelinidae
Ordo: Poales
Familia: Poaceae
Subfamilia: Pooideae
Tribus: Aveneae
Genus: Apera
Species: A. arundinacea - A. aspera - A. baytopiana - A. crinita - A. effusa - A. intermedia - A. interrupta - A. liebmanni - A. longiseta - A. maritima - A. palustris - A. procumbens - A. purpurascens - A. purpurea - A. spica-venti - A. spica-ventii - A. tenuiflora - A. triaristat

Name

Apera Adans.

References

* GBIF .

Apera is a small genus of annual grasses,[2] known commonly as silkybent grass or windgrass. They are native to Europe and western Asia but have been introduced and naturalized elsewhere, especially A. interrupta and A. spica-venti.

Selected species:

Apera baytopiana
Apera intermedia
Apera interrupta - dense silkybent, interrupted windgrass
Apera spica-venti - loose silkybent, common windgrass
Apera triaristata

References

^ http://www.decanter.com/news/news.php?id=275463
^ Watson L, Dallwitz MJ. (2008). "The grass genera of the world: descriptions, illustrations, identification, and information retrieval; including synonyms, morphology, anatomy, physiology, phytochemistry, cytology, classification, pathogens, world and local distribution, and references". The Grass Genera of the World. Retrieved 2009-08-19.

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