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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agropyron cristatum var. fragile (Roth) Dorn, Vasc. Pl. Wyoming: 298 (1988).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Agropyron fragile (Roth) P.Candargy, Étude Monogr. Hordées: 58 (1901).
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 fragile Roth, Catal. Bot. 2: 7 (1800).

Brachypodium fragile (Roth) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 100, 155, 180 (1812).

Agropyron fragile (Roth) P.Candargy, Étude Monogr. Hordées: 58 (1901).

Agropyron cristatum subsp. fragile (Roth) Á.Löve, Feddes Repert. 95: 431 (1984).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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