Festuca of North America


S. G. Aiken, M. J. Dallwitz, C. L. McJannet, and L. L. Consaul

Festuca michiganica E. B. Alexeev


Byull. Mosk. O-va Ispyt. Prir. Otd. Biol. 87: 116. 1982. Type: U.S.A. Michigan: Midland Co., sandy ground, back of Protestant Cemetery, 8 June 1927, R.R. Dreishach 4856. Holotype: LE.


Described by Alexeev (1982). The leaf cross section of F. michiganica in Alexeev (1982) is similar to the leaf cross section of F. valesiaca Schleich. ex Gaud. illustrated in the image library.

The interactive key provides access to the character list, illustrations, full and partial descriptions, diagnostic descriptions, differences and similarities between taxa, lists of taxa exhibiting specified attributes, and summaries of attributes within groups of taxa.

Cite this publication as: ‘Aiken, S.G., Dallwitz, M.J., McJannet, C.L. and Consaul, L.L. 1996 onwards. Festuca of North America: descriptions, illustrations, identification, and information retrieval. Version: 19th October 2005. http://delta-intkey.com’. Aiken, Dallwitz, McJannet, and Consaul (1997) should also be cited (see References).