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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agropyron pauciflorum (Schwein.) Hitchc. in W.A.Silveus, Texas Grass.: 158 (1933), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Elymus violaceus (Hornem.) J.Feilberg, Meddel. Gr°nland, Biosci. 15: 12 (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 pauciflorum Schwein. in W.H.Keating, Narrat. Exp. St. Peter's River 2: 383 (1824).

Roegneria pauciflora (Schwein.) Hyl., Uppsala Univ. ┼rsskr. 7: 36, 8 (1945).

Elymus pauciflorus (Schwein.) Gould, Madro˝o 9: 126 (1947), nom. illeg.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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