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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agropyron spicatum (Pursh) Scribn. & J.G.Sm., Bull. Div. Agrostol. U.S.D.A. 4: 33 (1897).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Pseudoroegneria spicata (Pursh) Á.Löve, Taxon 29: 168 (1980).
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:

* Festuca spicata Pursh, Fl. Amer. Sept. 1: 83 (1813).

Schedonorus spicatus (Pursh) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 707 (1817).

Triticum missuricum Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 325 (1824), nom. superfl.

Zeia spicata (Pursh) Lunell, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 4: 227 (1915).

Agropyron missuricum Farw., Amer. Midl. Naturalist 12: 48 (1930), nom. superfl.

Elymus spicatus (Pursh) Gould, Madrońo 9: 125 (1947).

Pseudoroegneria spicata (Pursh) Á.Löve, Taxon 29: 168 (1980).

Elytrigia spicata (Pursh) D.R.Dewey, Brittonia 35: 31 (1983).

Roegneria spicata (Pursh) Beetle, Phytologia 55: 213 (1984).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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