Poa legionensis ( Lainz ) Fern.-Casas & Lainz in Lainz , Contr. Fl. Asturias 83. 1982.

Ortega-Olivencia, Ana & Devesa, Juan A., 2018, Updated checklist of Poa in the Iberian Peninsula and Balearic Islands, PhytoKeys 103, pp. 27-60: 27

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scientific name

Poa legionensis ( Lainz ) Fern.-Casas & Lainz in Lainz , Contr. Fl. Asturias 83. 1982.
status

 

2. Poa legionensis ( Lainz) Fern.-Casas & Lainz in Lainz, Contr. Fl. Asturias 83. 1982. 

Poa pratensis var. monticola  Merino, Fl. Galicia 3: 337. 1909, syn. nov. [Type: "La var. 2.ª cerca de la cumbre de Peña Rubia (Ancares) á unos 1.700 m. s. m."]. (Type material probably disappeared).

Poa pratensis subsp. legionensis  Laínz, Bol. Inst. Estud. Asturianos, Supl. Ci. 15: 43. 1970 [basion.]

Poa alpina subsp. legionensis  ( Laínz) Rivas Mart. & al., Veg. Alta Mont. Cantábrica 279. 1984.

Ill. Ruiz (1991: 31, lam. III); Fig. 2.

Type.

"Ut videtur, diffusa per iuga silicea editissima, occidentalia, montium provinciae legionensis ( León) et nonnullarum finitimarum. Holotypus in herbario meo hispanico boreo-occidentali: iuxta montem Cornón, pr. Lumajo (Villablino, León), ad 1900 m, 1-VII-1959. Insuper specimina legi simillima, per tractum longum satis: in summo Cellón, pr. Arbas (Rodiezmo, León), ad 2000 m, et paulo inferius, ad 1800 m; item, iuxta lacunam celeberrimi Cueto de Arbas, ad 1750 m, supra Leitariegos (Cangas del Narcea, Asturias); denique, paulo infra summam Peña Trevinca, in ditione quidem zamorensi, ad 2075 m.". [Holotype JBAG-11515- Laínz!].

Flowering.

May to July (September).

Ecology.

Wet, somewhat nitrified meadows, stony places, swampy areas and psychro-xerophilic pastures ( “cervunales”), on granites or slates; 1560−2400 m a.s.l.

Distribution.

Endemic to the CN of the Iberian Peninsula. Spa.: Av Cc Le Lu O Or (S) Sa (Za). For a representative list of studied materials, see Suppl. material 1.

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Liliopsida

Order

Poales

Family

Poaceae

Genus

Poa