Publication: Fl. Ital. 1: 367. 1848.
selected vouchers: WTU
Notes: Note different authority for specific name, H&C vs. FNA.
FNA24: "Puccinellia distans is a Eurasian native, reportedly introduced in North America, where it is widespread, particularly as a weed in non-littoral environments, including the margins of salted roads. It is also found occasionally in coastal environments."