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Elymus riparius, Riverbank Wild Rye
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Elymus riparius, Riverbank Wild Rye

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Elymus virginicus, Wild Rye
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Elymus virginicus, Wild Rye
Elymus virginicus, Wild Rye
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Elymus virginicus, Wild Rye

Elymus patula
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Elymus patula
Elymus patula
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Elymus patula

Elymus patula
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Elymus patula
Elymus patula
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Elymus patula

Elymus canadensis
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Elymus canadensis
Elymus canadensis
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Elymus canadensis

Elymus hystrix
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Elymus hystrix
Elymus hystrix
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Elymus repens
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Elymus repens
Elymus repens
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Elymus repens

Elymus villosus
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Elymus villosus
Elymus hystrix
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Elymus hystrix

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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Aphididae  Forda marginata @ NCSU_ENT (6)

Sitobion ( @ AMNH_PBI (4)
Miridae  Capsus cinctus @ AMNH_ENT (14)

Irbisia pacifica @ AMNH_PBI (4); AMNH_IZC (3)

Irbisia serrata @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Leptopterna amoena @ AMNH_ENT (3)

Lygus elisus @ AMNH_PBI (4)

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Elymus L.

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General Information
Symbol: ELYMU
Group: Monocot
Family: Poaceae
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : AK   I,N
GL   I,N
L48   I,N
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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass Commelinidae
Order Cyperales
Family Poaceae ⁄ Gramineae – Grass family
Genus Elymus L. – wildrye

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 71 species of Elymus . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Elymus abolinii</i>
(Drobow) Tzvelev
Elymus abolinii
Distribution of <i>
Elymus agropyroides</i>
J. Presl
Elymus agropyroides
Distribution of <i>
Elymus alaskanus</i>
(Scribn. & Merr.) Á. Löve
Elymus alaskanus
Alaskan wheatgrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus albicans</i>
(Scribn. & J.G. Sm.) Á. Löve
Elymus albicans
Montana wheatgrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus arizonicus</i>
(Scribn. & J.G. Sm.) Gould
Elymus arizonicus
Arizona wheatgrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus bakeri</i>
(E.E. Nelson) Á. Löve
Elymus bakeri
Baker's wheatgrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus batalinii</i>
(Krasn.) Á. Löve
Elymus batalinii
Distribution of <i>
Elymus breviaristatus</i>
(Hitchc.) Á. Löve
Elymus breviaristatus
Distribution of <i>
Elymus calderi</i>
Elymus calderi
Yukon wheatgrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus californicus</i>
(Bol. ex Thurb.) Gould
Elymus californicus
California bottlebrush grass Distribution of <i>
Elymus canadensis</i>
Elymus canadensis
Canada wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus caninus</i>
(L.) L.
Elymus caninus
bearded wheatgrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus ×cayouetteorum</i>
(B. Boivin) Barkworth [<i>
sericeum × sibiricus</i>
Elymus ×cayouetteorum [ sericeum × sibiricus ]
wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus churchii</i>
J.J.N. Campb.
Elymus churchii
Church's wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus ciliaris</i>
(Trin.) Tzvel.
Elymus ciliaris
wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus dahuricus</i>
Turcz. ex Griseb.
Elymus dahuricus
Dahurian wild rye Distribution of <i>
Elymus diversiglumis</i>
Scribn. & C.R. Ball
Elymus diversiglumis
diverseglume wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus donianus</i>
(F.B. White) Á. Löve & D. Löve
Elymus donianus
Distribution of <i>
Elymus drobovii</i>
(Nevski) Tzvelev
Elymus drobovii
Distribution of <i>
Elymus ×ebingeri</i>
G. Tucker [<i>
hystrix × virginicus</i>
Elymus ×ebingeri [ hystrix × virginicus ]
wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus elymoides</i>
(Raf.) Swezey
Elymus elymoides
squirreltail Distribution of <i>
Elymus fibrosus</i>
(Schrenk) Tzvelev
Elymus fibrosus
Distribution of <i>
Elymus glabriflorus</i>
(Vasey ex L.H. Dewey) Scribn. & C.R. Ball
Elymus glabriflorus
southeastern wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus glaucus</i>
Elymus glaucus
blue wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus gmelinii</i>
(Ledeb.) Tzvel.
Elymus gmelinii
wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus ×hansenii</i>
Scribn. (pro sp.) [<i>
glaucus × elymoides or multisetus</i>
Elymus ×hansenii [ glaucus × elymoides or multisetus ]
Distribution of <i>
Elymus hirsutus</i>
J. Presl
Elymus hirsutus
northern ryegrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus hoffmannii</i>
K.B. Jensen & K.H. Asay
Elymus hoffmannii
RS wheatgrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus hystrix</i>
Elymus hystrix
eastern bottlebrush grass Distribution of <i>
Elymus interruptus</i>
Elymus interruptus
Texas wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus kronokensis</i>
(Kom.) Tzvelev [excluded]
Elymus kronokensis
Distribution of <i>
Elymus lanceolatus</i>
(Scribn. & J.G. Sm.) Gould
Elymus lanceolatus
thickspike wheatgrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus longearistatus</i>
(Boiss.) Tzvelev
Elymus longearistatus
Distribution of <i>
Elymus macgregorii</i>
R. Brooks & J.J.N. Campb.
Elymus macgregorii
early wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus macrourus</i>
(Turcz.) Tzvelev
Elymus macrourus
tufted wheatgrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus magellanicus</i>
(E. Desv.) Á. Löve
Elymus magellanicus
Distribution of <i>
Elymus ×maltei</i>
Bowden [<i>
canadensis × virginicus</i>
Elymus ×maltei [ canadensis × virginicus ]
wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus ×mossii</i>
(Lepage) Barkworth & D.R. Dewey [<i>
canadensis × trachycaulis</i>
Elymus ×mossii [ canadensis × trachycaulis ]
wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus multisetus</i>
M.E. Jones
Elymus multisetus
big squirreltail Distribution of <i>
Elymus mutabilis</i>
(Drobow) Tzvelev
Elymus mutabilis
Distribution of <i>
Elymus nevskii</i>
Elymus nevskii
Distribution of <i>
Elymus nutans</i>
Elymus nutans
Distribution of <i>
Elymus ×palmerensis</i>
(Lepage) Barkworth & D.R. Dewey [<i>
macrourus × sibiricus</i>
Elymus ×palmerensis [ macrourus × sibiricus ]
wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus patagonicus</i>
Elymus patagonicus
Distribution of <i>
Elymus pendulina</i>
(Nevski) Tzvel.
Elymus pendulina
wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus ×pinaloensis</i>
(Pyrah) Barkworth & D.R. Dewey [<i>
arizonicus × hystrix</i>
Elymus ×pinaloensis [ arizonicus × hystrix ]
wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus praeruptus</i>
Elymus praeruptus
Distribution of <i>
Elymus ×pseudorepens</i>
(Scribn. & J.G. Sm.) Barkworth & D.R. Dewey [<i>
lanceolatus × trachycaulus</i>
Elymus ×pseudorepens [ lanceolatus × trachycaulus ]
Distribution of <i>
Elymus repens</i>
(L.) Gould
Elymus repens
quackgrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus riparius</i>
Elymus riparius
riverbank wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus sajanensis</i>
(Nevski) Tzvelev
Elymus sajanensis
tundra wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus ×saundersii</i>
Vasey (pro sp.) [<i>
elymoides × trachycaulus</i>
Elymus ×saundersii [ elymoides × trachycaulus ]
Distribution of <i>
Elymus scabriglumis</i>
(Hack.) Á. Löve
Elymus scabriglumis
Distribution of <i>
Elymus scribneri</i>
(Vasey) M.E. Jones
Elymus scribneri
spreading wheatgrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus semicostatus</i>
(Nees ex Steud.) Á. Löve
Elymus semicostatus
drooping wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus sibiricus</i>
Elymus sibiricus
Siberian wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus sierrus</i>
Elymus sierrus
Sierra wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus stebbinsii</i>
Elymus stebbinsii
Parish wheatgrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus submuticus</i>
(Hook.) Smyth & Smyth
Elymus submuticus
Virginia wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus svensonii</i>
Elymus svensonii
Svenson's wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus tangutorum</i>
(Nevshi) Hand.
Elymus tangutorum
wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus texensis</i>
J.J.N. Campb.
Elymus texensis
Texas wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus trachycaulus</i>
(Link) Gould ex Shinners
Elymus trachycaulus
slender wheatgrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus transhyrcanus</i>
(Nevski) Tzvelev
Elymus transhyrcanus
Distribution of <i>
Elymus tsukushiensis</i>
Elymus tsukushiensis
Distribution of <i>
Elymus villosus</i>
Muhl. ex Willd.
Elymus villosus
hairy wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus virginicus</i>
Elymus virginicus
Virginia wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus vulpinus</i>
Elymus vulpinus
Rydberg's wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus wawawaiensis</i>
J. Carlson & Barkworth
Elymus wawawaiensis
Snake River wheatgrass Distribution of <i>
Elymus wiegandii</i>
Elymus wiegandii
Wiegand's wildrye Distribution of <i>
Elymus ×yukonensis</i>
(Scribn. & Merr.) Á. Löve (pro sp.)
Elymus ×yukonensis
Yukon wheatgrass Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend

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Elymus sp.
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