BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

POACEAE (grasses, couch)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Cope, T. & Gray, A., 2009 Grasses of the British Isles
Fitter, R., Fitter, A. & Farrer, A., 1984 Grasses, Sedges, Rushes & Ferns of Britain and Northern Europe
Hubbard, C.E. & J.C.E., 1984 Grasses - a guide to their Structure, Identification, Uses and Distribution in the British Isles.
Phillips, R., 1980 Grasses, Ferns, Mosses and Lichens of Great Britain and Ireland
Grasses in Hampshire: Grasses in Hampshire
Rose, F., 1989 Colour Identification Guide to Grasses, Sedges, Rushes and Ferns of the British Isles and north-western Europe
Stokoe, W.J., 1942 The Observer's Book of Grasses, Sedges and Rushes


Dickson, C., 1988 Distinguishing cereal from wild grass pollen: some limitations

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 24 general literature references to POACEAE (grasses, couch)

POACEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(vascular plants)
(flowering plants)
(monocotyledonous flowering plants)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 3647 feeding and other relationships of POACEAE (grasses, couch)

Further Information

Formerly known as (synonyms) Graminae
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