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Poa L.
Nurmikat Meadow Grass Spear Grass
Poa, Biota of North America Program (query database) [BONAP]
Poa, Den Virtuella Floran [DVF]

Foodplants for Agriphila inquinatella, A. selasella, A. tristella, Ancyloxypha numitor, Anisynta cynone, Apamea maillardi, Aphantopus hyperantus, Arethusana arethusa, Argyrophenga antipodum, Automeris patagoniensis, Calamia tridens, Chazara briseis, Coenonympha amaryllis, C. glycerion, C. hero, C. leander, C. oedippus, C. pamphilus, C. saadi, C. tullia, Crambus pascuellus, Crypsedra gemmea, Dispar compacta, Donacaula forficella, Elachista adscitella, E. albifrontella, E. freyerella?, E. maculicerusella, E. subalbidella, E. subnigrella, Erebia discoidalis, E. ligea, E. neriene, E. pandrose, Eugnorisma (noctua) glareosa, Hesperia comma, Heteronympha banksii, H. penelope, H. solandri, Hipparchia autonoe, H. fatua, H. fidia fidia, Hyponephele lycaon, Lasiommata maera, L. megera, Maniola jurtina, Melanargia galathea, M. larissa, M. russiae, Melanitis leda, Minois dryas, Nomophila noctuella, Oarisma garita, Oeneis norna, Oligia strigilis, Oreixenica correae, O. kershawi, O. lathoniella, O. latialis, O. orichora, Pachetra sagittigera, Pararge aegeria, Pasma tasmanicus, Pediasia contaminella, P. luteella, Polites mystic, P. themistocles, Signeta flammeata, Taractrocera papyria, Toxidia rietmanni


fiPoa annua L.
Kylänurmikka Annual Meadow-grass Annual Blue-grass Low Spear Grass Vitgröe
Poa annua, Bilder ur Nordens Flora (in Swedish) [RUNEBERG]
Poa annua ; [RK, 584]; [SK, 86]; [GMBOT, 155]

Foodplant for Agriphila poliella?, Chazara prieuri, Coenonympha symphita, Coleophora lixella, Elachista consortella, E. freyerella, Erebia aethiops, E. alberganus, E. hewitsoni, E. melampus, E. pluto, E. styx?, Heteropterus morpheus, Hipparchia fidia, H. statilinus, H. statilinus sylvicola, Hyponephele kocaki kocaki, Kirinia climene, Lasiommata maera adrasta, L. megera, Pseudochazara mniszechii, P. schahrudensis, Pyronia janiroides, P. tithonus, Satyrus iranicus, Thymelicus acteon, Ypthima baldus


fiPoa supina Schrader
Juurtonurmikka Prostrate Meadow-grass Trampgröe
Poa annua var. supina (Schrader); Neuman
Poa supina ; [RK, 584]

fiPoa trivialis L.
Karheanurmikka Aronurmikka Rough Meadow-grass Roughstalk Blue-grass Rough-stalked Meadow Grass Kärrgröe
Poa trivialis, Aquatic and Wetland Vascular Plants of the Northern Great Plains [USGS]
Poa trivialis ; [RK, 585]; [SK, 86]; [GMBOT, 157]

Foodplant for Elachista bedellella, E. chrysodesmella, E. freyerella


The pratensis species-group

fiPoa pratensis L.
Niittynurmikka Smooth Meadow-grass June Grass Spear Grass Kentucky Blue Grass Ängsgröe
Poa pratensis pratensis
Poa pratensis, Aquatic and Wetland Vascular Plants of the Northern Great Plains [USGS]
Poa pratensis, Bilder ur Nordens Flora (in Swedish) [RUNEBERG]
Poa pratensis ; [RK, 586]; [SK, 87]; [GMBOT, 156]

Foodplant for Agriphila straminella, Amblyscirtes hegon, A. vialis, Atalopedes campestris, Cephus nigrinus, Chionodes psiloptera, Elachista collitella, E. humilis, E. luticomella, E. pollinariella, E. pomerana, E. pullicomella, Hesperia juba, Hipparchia fidia, Leucania obsoleta, Poanes melane?, Pseudochazara mniszechii


fiPoa angustifolia L.
Hoikkanurmikka Narrow-leaved Meadow-grass Smalgröe
Poa pratensis angustifolia (L.); H. Lindb.
Poa angustifolia ; [RK, 586]

Foodplant for Kirinia epaminondas


fiPoa humilis Hoffm.
Matalanurmikka Smågröe
Poa subcaerulea Sm.
Poa pratensis subcaerulea (Sm.); Hiitonen
Poa irrigata Lindb.; (incl.)
Poa subcaerulea ; [RK, 586]
Poa humilis ; [RKe, 81]

fiPoa alpigena (Fr.) Lindman
Pohjannurmikka Nordgröe
Poa pratensis alpigena (Fr.); Hiitonen
Poa rigens Hartm.
Poa alpigena ; [RK, 586]
[alpigena-1a.jpg] 674x1011 (~67Kb) Finland: Suomussalmi, Saarikylä, 5.7.2008, Photo © Harri Arkkio [alpigena-1b.jpg] 934x1062 (~98Kb) Finland: Suomussalmi, Saarikylä, 5.7.2008, Photo © Harri Arkkio [alpigena-1x.jpg] 568x1001 (~68Kb) Finland: Suomussalmi, Vasonniemi, 5.7.2008, Photo © Harri Arkkio


fiPoa alpigena × alpina
Poa × herjedalica Harry Sm.
Poa alpigena × alpina ; [RK, 586]

 

fiPoa arctica R. Br.
Lapinnurmikka Arctic Blue-grass Polargröe
Poa rigens auct.
Poa arctica ; [RK, 586]

fiPoa chaixii Vill.
Puistonurmikka Broad-leaved Meadow-grass Parkgröe
?Poa sudetica Haenke
Poa chaixii ; [RK, 586]
?Poa sudetica ; [SK, 86]

Foodplant for Elachista obliquella


fiPoa remota Forselles
Korpinurmikka Storgröe
Poa remota ; [RK, 587]
Poa sudetica remota ?Fr.; [SK, 86]
[remota-1.jpg] 573x874 (~64Kb) Finland, Ikaalinen, Palinperä, 23.6.2003, Photo © Harri Arkkio [remota-2x.jpg] 1371x1028 (~130Kb) Finland: Kylmäkoski, Poutala, 28.7.2008, Photo © Harri Arkkio


Poa chapmaniana Schribn.
Poa Chapmaniana ; [GMBOT, 155]

fiPoa compressa L.
Litteänurmikka Littunurmikka Flattened Meadow-grass Canada Blue-grass Berggröe
Poa compressa, Aquatic and Wetland Vascular Plants of the Northern Great Plains [USGS]
Poa compressa ; [RK, 587]; [SK, 89]; [GMBOT, 155]
Pikkulitteänurmikka
Poa compressa compressa ; [RK, 587]
[compressa_compressa-1.jpg] 272x490 (~15Kb) Finland, Tampere, Tampella, 4.8.1998, Photo © Harri Arkkio [compressa_compressa-2a.jpg] 1000x786 (~172Kb) Finland, Tampere, Tampella, 20.8.1998, Photo © Harri Arkkio [compressa_compressa-2b.jpg] 569x891 (~54Kb) Finland, Tampere, Tampella, 20.8.1998, Photo © Harri Arkkio

fiP. c. langeana (Rchb.) Hegi
Isolitteänurmikka
Poa compressa langeana ; [RK, 587]

fiPoa palustris L.
Rantanurmikka Swamp Meadow-grass Sengröe
Poa serotina Ehrh.
Poa palustris, Aquatic and Wetland Vascular Plants of the Northern Great Plains [USGS]
Poa palustris, Bilder ur Nordens Flora (in Swedish) [RUNEBERG]
Poa palustris ; [RK, 587]
Poa serotina ; [SK, 87]

Foodplant for Erebia medusa polaris


fiPoa glauca Vahl
Pahtanurmikka Sinervänurmikka White Blue-grass Blågröe
?Poa aspera Gaud.
Poa caesia Sm.
Poa glauca ; [RK, 587]
Poa caesia var. glauca ; [SK, 89]
Poa caesia ; [SK, 88]
Poa glauca ; [GMBOT, 156]
[glauca-1a.jpg] 667x874 (~108Kb) Finland, Kuusamo, Kitkajoki, 6.7.1995, Photo © Harri Arkkio [glauca-1b.jpg] 949x867 (~72Kb) Finland, Kuusamo, Kitkajoki, 6.7.1995, Photo © Harri Arkkio


fiPoa nemoralis L.
Lehtonurmikka Wood Meadow-grass Wood Blue-grass Lundgröe
Poa nemoralis, Bilder ur Nordens Flora (in Swedish) [RUNEBERG]
Poa nemoralis ; [RK, 587]; [SK, 87]; [GMBOT, 156]

Foodplant for Elachista exactella?, E. freyerella

Poa nemoralis f. micrantha ; [SK, 88]

fiPoa bulbosa L.
Sipulinurmikka Bulbous Meadow-grass Knölgröe
Poa bulbosa ; [RK, 588]; [SK, 88]

fiPoa alpina L.
Tunturinurmikka Alpine Meadow-grass Fjällgröe
Poa alpina, Bilder ur Nordens Flora (in Swedish) [RUNEBERG]
Poa alpina ; [RK, 588]; [SK, 88]; [GMBOT, 156]
[alpina-1a.jpg] 772x1027 (~78Kb) Finland, Kilpisjärvi, 29.7.2004, Photo © Harri Arkkio [alpina-1b.jpg] 979x1305 (~141Kb) Finland, Kilpisjärvi, 29.7.2004, Photo © Harri Arkkio

Foodplant for Erebia stirius


Poa alpina var. vivipara ; [RK, 588 (note)]

[alpina_vivipara-1.jpg] 764x520 (~61Kb) Finland, Kilpisjärvi, 30.7.2004, Photo © Harri Arkkio


Poa cenisia All.
Lapinnurmikka
Poa cenisia ; [SK, 88]

Poa eminens J. S. Presl.
Poa glumaris Trin.
Poa eminens ; [GMBOT, 155]

Poa laxa Haenke
Poa laxa ; [GMBOT, 156]

Poa triflora Gilib.
Fowl Meadow Grass
Poa triflora ; [GMBOT, 156]

Poa sylvestris Gray
Poa sylvestris ; [GMBOT, 157]

Poa debilis Torr.
Poa debilis ; [GMBOT, 157]

Poa alsodes Gray
Poa alsodes ; [GMBOT, 157]

Poa wolfii Schribn.
Poa Wolfii ; [GMBOT, 157]

Poa autumnalis Muhl.
Poa flexuosa Muhl.
Poa autumnalis ; [GMBOT, 157]

Poa brachyphylla Schultes
Poa brevifolia Muhl.
Poa brachyphylla ; [GMBOT, 157]


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References:
[BONAP]
A Synonymized Checklist of the Vascular Flora of the United States, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands; A data base interface; BONAP U.S. Checklist - 1998; Provided by TAMU-BWG; Texas A & M Bioinformatics Working Group; Based on; Biota of North America Program
[DVF]
Den Virtuella floran; http://linnaeus.nrm.se/flora/welcome.html; Ett projekt vid Naturhistoriska riksmuseet (Stockholm, Sweden).; Even for non-Swedish speaker, the distribution maps on species are nice (map buttons "Norden" and "Norra halvklotet")
[GMBOT]
Robinson, Benjamin, Fernald, Lyndon, 1908; Gray's New Manual of Botany (7th edition); A Handbook of the Flowering Plants and Ferns of the Central and Northeastern United States and adjacent Canada; American Book Company
[Harri Arkkio]
Finland; For the time being these pictures are only for this site. Other usage not allowed.
[RK]
Hämet-Ahti, L., Suominen, J., Ulvinen, T. & Uotila, P. (eds), 1998; Retkeilykasvio (Field Flora of Finland); Ed. 4. 656 pp.; Finnish Museum of Natural History, Botanical Museum. Helsinki
[RKe]
Hämet-Ahti, L., Kurtto, A., Lampinen, R., Piirainen, M., Suominen, J., Ulvinen, T., Uotila, P., Väre, H., 2005; Lisäyksiä ja korjauksia Retkeilykasvion neljänteen painokseen; Lutukka 21: 41-85
[RUNEBERG]
Project Runeberg: Nordic literature online; Project Runeberg; Bilder ur Nordens Fauna (Carl Axel Magnus Lindman)
[SK]
Mela & Cajander, 1906; Suomen Kasvio; Viides painos
[USGS]
Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center; http://www.npwrc.usgs.gov/index.htm


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