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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agropyron violaceum var. andinum Scribn. & J.G.Sm., Bull. Div. Agrostol. U.S.D.A. 6: 30 (1897).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Elymus violaceus (Hornem.) J.Feilberg, Meddel. Grřnland, 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 biflorum subsp. andinum (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Piper, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 32: 547 (1905).

Agropyron andinum (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Rydb., Bull. Colorado Agric. Exp. Sta. 100: 54 (1906).

Agropyron caninum var. andinum (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Pease & A.H.Moore, Rhodora 12: 75 (1910).

Agropyron latiglume var. andinum (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Malte, Bull. Natl. Mus. Canada 68: 36 (1932).

Agropyron subsecundum var. andinum (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Hitchc., Amer. J. Bot. 21: 132 (1934).

Agropyron trachycaulum f. andinum (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Beetle, Rhodora 54: 196 (1952).

Agropyron violaceum subsp. andinum (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Melderis, Ark. Bot., a.s., 7(1): 19 (1967 publ. 1968).

Elymus trachycaulus subsp. andinus (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Á.Löve & D.Löve, Bot. Not. 128: 502 (1975 publ. 1976).

Elymus trachycaulus f. andinus (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Beetle, Phytologia 55: 210 (1984).

Elymus trachycaulus var. andinus (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Dorn, Vasc. Pl. Wyoming: 298 (1988).

Elymus violaceus subsp. andinus (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Tzvelev, Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 32: 182 (2000).

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