Data about <i>Bromus tectorum</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Bromus tectorum</i>
Native range includes
Additional detail Afghanistan Global Invasive Species Listings  
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Additional detail Kazakhstan Global Invasive Species Listings  
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Additional detail Kyrgyzstan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Lebanon Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Macedonia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Moldova Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pakistan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Romania Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Saudi Arabia Global Invasive Species Listings  
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Additional detail Syria Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Tajikistan Global Invasive Species Listings  
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Additional detail Turkmenistan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Ukraine Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail United Arab Emirates Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Uzbekistan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Yugoslavia (former) Global Invasive Species Listings  
Introduced range includes
Additional detail Alaska, USA USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail Australia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Australia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Austria Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Belgium Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Canada USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail Canada Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Cuba Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Denmark Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Estonia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Finland Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail France Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Georgia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Germany Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Gibraltar Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Greenland Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Greenland (Denmark) USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail Hawaii, USA USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail Iceland Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Italy Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Japan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Latvia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Libya Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Liechtenstein Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Lithuania Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Lower 48 United States of America USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail Luxembourg Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Mexico Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Monaco Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Morocco Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Netherlands Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail New Zealand Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail New Zealand Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Norway Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Poland Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Portugal Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Russian Federation Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Slovenia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail South Africa Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail South Africa Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Spain Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Sweden Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Switzerland Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail United Kingdom Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail United States (USA) US Forest Service Fire Effects Information Service  
Additional detail United States (USA) Global Invasive Species Listings  
  • Geographic distribution
    A description of the geographic distribution, or range, of the taxon. Includes descriptions of global, regional, or political aspects of range and whether the taxon is native or introduced in portions of the range and endemicity.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/ontology/voc/SPMInfoItems#Distribution
Geographic distribution
Additional detail Africa & Madagascar - Algeria Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Africa & Madagascar - Equatorial Guinea Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Africa & Madagascar - Madeira Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Africa & Madagascar - Morocco Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Afghanistan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Gansu Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Ningxia Hui Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Qinghai Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Shaanxi Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Sichuan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Xinjiang Uygur Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Xizang Zizhiqu Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Yunnan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - India Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Iran Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Iraq Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Israel Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Jordan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Kazakhstan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Kuwait Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Kyrgyzstan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Lebanon Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Pakistan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Russian Federation Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Syria Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Tajikistan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Turkey Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Turkey Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Turkmenistan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - Uzbekistan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Austria Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Belgium Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Bulgaria Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Czechoslovakia Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Denmark Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - France Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Germany Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Greece Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Hungary Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Ireland Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Italy Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Norway Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Portugal Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Romania Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Sicilia Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Spain Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Sweden Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Switzerland Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - United Kingdom Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Europe - Yugoslavia Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Uruguay Missouri Botanical Garden  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Bromus tectorum</i>
  • Plant growth habit
    The general growth form of a plant - its size and branching - also its woodiness. Some plants have different growth habits depending on environment or location, so a plant can have more than one value.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/PlantHabit
Plant growth habit
Additional detail graminoid
  • Graminoid
    Grass or grass-like plant, including grasses (Poaceae), sedges (Cyperaceae), rushes (Juncaceae), arrow-grasses (Juncaginaceae), and quillworts (Isoetes).
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/graminoid
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail graminoid
  • Graminoid
    Grass or grass-like plant, including grasses (Poaceae), sedges (Cyperaceae), rushes (Juncaceae), arrow-grasses (Juncaginaceae), and quillworts (Isoetes).
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/graminoid
US Forest Service Fire Effects Information Service  

Ecology

Data about <i>Bromus tectorum</i>
Habitat
Additional detail non-marine IRMNG  
Habitat
Additional detail beach
  • Beach
    A landform consisting of loose rock particles such as sand, gravel, shingle, pebbles, cobble, or even shell fragments along the shoreline of a body of water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000091
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail clay
  • Clay
    A group of hydrous aluminium phyllosilicate (phyllosilicates being a subgroup of silicate minerals) minerals (see clay minerals), that are typically less than 2micrometres in diameter. Clay consists of a variety of phyllosilicate minerals rich in silicon and aluminium oxides and hydroxides which include variable amounts of structural water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002982
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail cultivated habitat
  • Cultivated habitat
    A geographical feature modified by humans by the preparation of the land, usually for the purposes of growing crops.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000113
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail desert
  • Desert
    A region rendered barren or partially barren by environmental extremes, especially by low rainfall.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000097
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail elevation
  • Elevation
    A landform elevated above the surrounding area.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000176
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail landfill
  • Landfill
    A site at which refuse is dumped, normally filling a natural or artificial depression.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000533
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail loam
  • Loam
    A soil composed of sand, silt, and clay in relatively even concentration (about 40-40-20% concentration respectively).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002258
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mediterranean Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail pasture
  • Pasture
    Grassland used for grazing of ungulate livestock as part of a farm or ranch.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000266
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail prairie
  • Prairie
    An area of land of low topographic relief that historically supported grasses and herbs, with few trees, and having generally a mesic (moderate or temperate) climate. Dominated by tall grasses (contrast steppe).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000260
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail railway
  • Railway
    A permanent way having one or more rails which provides a track for cars.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000065
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail rangeland biome
  • Rangeland biome
    A rangeland biome is an anthropogenic terrestrial biome which is primarily used for the rearing and grazing of livestock.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000247
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail river
  • River
    Natural freshwater surface streams of considerable volume and a permanent or seasonal flow, moving in a definite channel toward a sea, lake, or another river; any large streams, or ones larger than brooks or creeks, such as the trunk stream and larger branches of a drainage system.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000022
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sand
  • Sand
    A naturally occurring granular material composed of finely divided rock and mineral particles.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000017
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail savanna
  • Savanna
    A grassland of the tropics or subtropics with scattered trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000261
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail savanna biome
  • Savanna biome
    A savanna biome is a woodland biome which has seasonal water availability and includes, across its entire spatial extent, trees spaced sufficiently far apart to allow an unbroken layer of grass, sedge (Cyperaceae) or rush (Juncaceae) communities to live.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000178
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail waste Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
  • Interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWith
Interacts with
Additional detail A Leaf Beetle GloBI  
Additional detail Migratory Grasshopper GloBI  
Additional detail Pronghorn GloBI  
  • Interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
Interacts with
Additional detail Colorado Pinyon GloBI  
Additional detail Drooping Brome GloBI  
Additional detail Drooping Brome GloBI  
Additional detail Lewia infectoria GloBI  
Additional detail Pronghorn GloBI  
Additional detail Singleleaf Pinyon GloBI  
Additional detail Western Juniper GloBI  
  • Has predator
    is consumed for energetic or other nutritional needs (by another organism)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/HasPredator
Has predator
Additional detail Pronghorn GloBI  
Elevation median
Additional detail 105.1 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
max Additional detail 112.2 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
Sample Size Additional detail 12 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
Sample Size Additional detail 12 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
Sample Size Additional detail 12 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
Sample Size Additional detail 12 Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
median Additional detail 2,100 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
min Additional detail 229 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
standard deviation Additional detail 32.7 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
min Additional detail 7.0 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
max Additional detail 8,300 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
mean Additional detail 84.4 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Bromus tectorum</i>
Life cycle habit
Additional detail annual
  • Annual
    Of plant duration, a plant whose life span ends within one year after germination, e.g. a winter annual germinating in the autumn and flowering in the spring (esp. in Mediterranean climates), approximately synonymous to therophyte, c.f. biennial, ephemeral, perennial, c.f. also of flowering with respect to architecture, hapaxanthic, monocarpic, pleonanthic.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/annual
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Conservation

Data about <i>Bromus tectorum</i>
Extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Bromus tectorum</i>
Invasive in
Additional detail Mexico Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail United States (USA) US Forest Service Fire Effects Information Service  
  • Invasive/noxious listings
    Indicates whether a taxon is listed on a global or regional list of invasive organisms or whether it has special legal status due to its negative impact on human welfare or ecosystems.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/InvasiveNoxiousStatus
Invasive/noxious listings
Additional detail California Invasive Plant Inventory
  • California Invasive Plant Inventory
    Organism is listed in the California Invasive Plant Inventory. California Invasive Plant Council. 2006. Cal-IPC Publication 2006-02 (February 2007). California Invasive Plant Council. Berkeley, California. http://www.cal-ipc.org/ip/inventory/index.php
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/californiaInvasivePlantInventory
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council Invasive Plant List
  • Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council Invasive Plant List
    Organism is listed in the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council Invasive Plant List (19 October 1999). Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council. Florida. http://www.fleppc.org/
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/fleppc
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail Information Index for Selected Alien Plants in Hawaii
  • Information Index for Selected Alien Plants in Hawaii
    Organism is listed in the Information Index for Selected Alien Plants in Hawai. USDI, Geological Survey. (20 October 2003). Hawaiian Ecosystems at Risk Project, Biological Resources Division, Haleakala Field Station. Makawao, Hawaii. http://www.hear.org/
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/alienPlantsInHawaii
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail Invasive exotic pest plants in Tennessee USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail US State noxious weed lists USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail Weeds of Nebraska and the Great Plains
  • Weeds of Nebraska and the Great Plains
    Organism is listed in Stubbendieck, J., G.Y. Friisoe, & M.R. Bolick. 1994. Weeds of Nebraska and the Great Plains. Nebraska Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Plant Industry. Lincoln, Nebraska. 589pp.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/weedsOfNebraska
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail Weeds of the Northeast
  • Weeds of the Northeast
    Organism is listed in Uva, R.H., J.C. Neal, & J.M. DiTomaso. 1997. Weeds of the Northeast. Cornell University Press. Ithaca, New York. 397pp.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/weedsOfTheNortheast
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail Weeds of the United States and Canada
  • Weeds of the United States and Canada
    Organism is listed in Southern Weed Science Society. 1998. Weeds of the United States and Canada. CD-ROM. Southern Weed Science Society. Champaign, Illinois.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/southernWeedScienceSociety
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail Weeds of the West
  • Weeds of the West
    Organism listed in Whitson, T.D. (ed.) et al. 1996. Weeds of the West. Western Society of Weed Science in cooperation with Cooperative Extension Services, University of Wyoming. Laramie, Wyoming. 630pp.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/weedsOfTheWest
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Not invasive in
Additional detail Afghanistan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Albania Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Algeria Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Austria Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Azerbaijan Global Invasive Species Listings  
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Additional detail Cyprus Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Czech Republic Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Denmark Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Egypt Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Estonia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Finland Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail France Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Georgia (Republic of) Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Germany Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Gibraltar Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Greece Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Hungary Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Iran Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Iraq Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Israel Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Italy Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Jordan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Kazakhstan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Kuwait Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Kyrgyzstan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Latvia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Lebanon Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Libya Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Liechtenstein Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Lithuania Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Luxembourg Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Macedonia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Monaco Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Morocco Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Netherlands Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Norway Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Pakistan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Poland Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Portugal Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Romania Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Saudi Arabia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Serbia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Slovakia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Slovenia Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Spain Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Sweden Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Switzerland Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Syria Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Tajikistan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Turkey Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Turkmenistan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Ukraine Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail United Arab Emirates Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail United Kingdom Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Uzbekistan Global Invasive Species Listings  
Additional detail Yugoslavia (former) Global Invasive Species Listings  

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