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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agropyron pungens subsp. athericum (Link) K.Richt., Pl. Eur. 1: 124 (1890).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Elymus athericus (Link) Kerguélen, Lejeunia, n.s., 110: 57 (1983).
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 athericum Link, Linnaea 17: 395 (1844).

Agropyron athericum (Link) Samp., Herb. Port.: 25 (1913).

Elymus athericus (Link) Kerguélen, Lejeunia, n.s., 110: 57 (1983).

Psammopyrum athericum (Link) Á.Löve, Veröff. Geobot. Inst. ETH Stiftung Rübel Zürich 87: 50 (1986).

Elytrigia atherica (Link) Kerguélen, Lejeunia, n.s., 120: 86 (1987).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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