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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Agropyron tenerum var. novae-angliae (Scribn.) Farw., Rep. (Annual) Michigan Acad. Sci. 21: 355 (1920).

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 novae-angliae Scribn., Contr. Bot. Vermont 8: 9, 103 (1900).

Agropyron trachycaulum var. novae-angliae (Scribn.) Fernald, Rhodora 35: 174 (1933).

Agropyron pauciflorum subsp. novae-angliae (Scribn.) Melderis, Ark. Bot., a.s., 7(1): 20 (1967 publ. 1968).

Elymus trachycaulus subsp. novae-angliae (Scribn.) Tzvelev, Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 10: 23 (1973).

Elymus novae-angliae (Scribn.) Tzvelev, Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 14: 245 (1977).

Roegneria novae-angliae (Scribn.) Jurtzev & V.V.Petrovsky, Byull. Moskovsk. Obshch. Isp. Prir., Otd. Biol., n.s., 85(6): 100 (1980).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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