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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Achnatherum splendens (Trin.) Nevski, Trudy Bot. Inst. Akad. Nauk S.S.S.R., Ser. 1, Fl. Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 4: 224 (1937).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Stipa splendens Trin. in K.P.J.Sprengel, Neue Entd. 2: 54 (1821).
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 splendens Trin. in K.P.J.Sprengel, Neue Entd. 2: 54 (1821).

Lasiagrostis splendens (Trin.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 58 (1829).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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