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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agropyron richardsonii var. ciliatum Scribn. & J.G.Sm., Bull. Div. Agrostol. U.S.D.A. 4: 29 (1897).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Elymus violaceus (Hornem.) J.Feilberg, Meddel. Grønland, 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:

Agropyron caninum f. ciliatum (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Pease & A.H.Moore, Rhodora 12: 76 (1910).

Agropyron trachycaulum var. ciliatum (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Malte, Rep. (Annual) Natl. Mus. Canada 68: 40 (1930 publ. 1932).

Agropyron trachycaulum f. ciliatum (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Gleason, Phytologia 4: 21 (1952).

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