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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agropyron albicans Scribn. & J.G.Sm., Bull. Div. Agrostol. U.S.D.A. 4: 32 (1897).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Elymus albicans (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Á.Löve, Taxon 29: 166 (1980).
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:

Zeia albicans (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Lunell, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 5: 94 (1917).

Elymus albicans (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Á.Löve, Taxon 29: 166 (1980).

Elymus lanceolatus subsp. albicans (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Barkworth & D.R.Dewey, Great Basin Naturalist 43: 568 (1983).

Elytrigia dasystachya subsp. albicans (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) D.R.Dewey, Brittonia 35: 31 (1983).

Roegneria albicans (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Beetle, Phytologia 55: 212 (1984).

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