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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aegilops squarrosa L., Sp. Pl.: 1051 (1753).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Aegilops triuncialis L., Sp. Pl.: 1051 (1753), nom. cons.
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:

Triticum squarrosum (L.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 435 (1825), nom. illeg.

Aegilops squarrosa subsp. typica Zhuk., Trudy Prikl. Bot. 18: 549 (1928), not validly publ.

Aegilops squarrosa subsp. eusquarrosa Eig, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 55: 90 (1929), not validly publ.

Aegilops squarrosa var. typica Eig, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 55: 90 (1929), not validly publ.

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