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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Elymus hystrix var. bigelovianus (Fernald) Mohlenbr., Ill. Fl. Illinois, Grasses: 206 (1972).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Elymus hystrix var. hystrix.
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Homotypic Names:

* Asperella hystrix var. bigeloviana Fernald, Rhodora 24: 230 (1922).

Hystrix bigeloviana (Fernald) Carpenter, Joint Bull. Vermont Bot. Bird Clubs 10: 25 (1924).

Hystrix patula var. bigeloviana (Fernald) Deam, Pub. Dept. Conservation, Indiana 82: 117 (1929).

Hystrix patula f. bigeloviana (Fernald) Gleason, Phytologia 4: 21 (1952).

Elymus hystrix f. bigelovianus (Fernald) Dore, Naturaliste Canad. 103: 557 (1976).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova