J Syst Evol ›› 1997, Vol. 35 ›› Issue (2): 148-177.

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A Taxonomical Study on the Genus Roegneria C. Koch from China

Cai Lian‐bing   

  • Published:1997-03-10

Abstract: In this paper, the large genus Roegneria (Poaceae) from China is revised on the basis of “F1. Reip. Pop. Sin. (FRPS)”, Vol. 9(3). As a result, 19 new combinations or statuses are proposed. By dividing sections with the differentiating of glume, and series with that of awn, a total of 4 sections, 18 series, 79 species and 22 varieties are recognized in China, of which 7 series, 5 species and 1 variety are described as new.

Key words: Roegneria, Taxonomical revision, China