STENOSTACHYS Turcz.

A genus that is endemic to New Zealand. Stewart recently determined that Stenostachys gracilis, like Elymus enslyi, has the genomic constitution HW.

See Connor (1994).

Name Distribution Chrom. No. Genomes
Stenostachys deceptorix Connor New Zealand (South Island) 28  HW
Elymus enysii [combination in Stenostachys not yet available] New Zealand (South Island) 28 HW

Stenostachys gracilis (Hooker f.) Connor
[= Stenostachys narduroides Turcz. , the type of the genus]

New Zealand (South Island) 28 HW
Stenostachys laevis (Petrie) Connor New Zealand (North Island) 28  HW