About 30 to 100 species depending on the grass classification, across Eurasia and North America. In the FSU 10 species. Genus affined to Stipa L.
Achnatherum splendens (Trin.) Nevski
Stipa splendens L. = Achnatherum splendens (Trin.) Nevski
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