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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agropyron patagonicum (Speg.) Parodi, Revista Mus. La Plata, Secc. Bot. 3: 23 (1940).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Elymus magellanicus (É.Desv.) Á.Löve, Feddes Repert. 95: 472 (1984).
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 fuegianum var. patagonicum Speg., Revista Fac. Agron. Univ. Nac. La Plata 3: 588 (1897).

Agropyron fuegianum patagonicum (Speg.) Macloskie, Rep. Princeton Univ. Exped. Patagonia, Botany 8(1): 246 (1904).

Triticum magellanicum var. patagonicum (Speg.) De Wild., Exp. Antarct. Belg. Bot.: 53 (1905).

Agropyron fuegianum var. patagonicum (Speg.) Hauman & Van der Veken, Anales Mus. Nac. Hist. Nat. Buenos Aires 29: 25 (1917).

Elytrigia patagonica (Speg.) Covas ex J.H.Hunz. & Xifreda, Darwiniana 27: 562 (1986).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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