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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Achnatherum speciosum (Trin. & Rupr.) Barkworth, Phytologia 74: 13 (1993).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Pappostipa speciosa (Trin. & Rupr.) Romasch., J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 2: 182 (2008).
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:

* Stipa speciosa Trin. & Rupr., Sp. Gram. Stipac.: 45 (1842).

Stipa humilis var. speciosa (Trin. & Rupr.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 3(3): 371 (1898).

Jarava speciosa (Trin. & Rupr.) Peņail., Gayana, Bot. 59: 33 (2002).

Pappostipa speciosa (Trin. & Rupr.) Romasch., J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 2: 182 (2008).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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