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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agropyron junceum subsp. acutum (DC.) Malag., Acta Phytotax. Barcinon. 18: 10 (1976 publ. 1977).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Thinopyrum acutum (DC.) Banfi, Nat. Hist. Sci. 5(2): 59 (2018).
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 acutum DC., Cat. Pl. Horti Monsp.: 153 (1813).

Agropyron acutum (DC.) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 751 (1817).

Agropyron pungens var. acutum (DC.) Dumort., Observ. Gramin. Belg.: 96 (1824).

Braconotia acuta (DC.) Godr., Fl. Lorraine 3: 192 (1844).

Elytrigia acuta (DC.) Tzvelev, Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 10: 32 (1973).

Elymus acutus (DC.) M.-A.Thiébaud, Candollea 42: 340 (1987).

Thinopyrum acutum (DC.) Banfi, Nat. Hist. Sci. 5(2): 59 (2018).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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