Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Agropyron violaceum var. virescens Lange, Consp. Fl. Groenland. 1: 155 (1880).

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:

Elymus donianus subsp. virescens (Lange) Á.Löve & D.Löve, Taxon 13: 201 (1964).

Roegneria virescens (Lange) Böcher, Holmen & Jakobsen, Grønlands Fl., ed. 2: 294 (1966).

Elymus trachycaulus subsp. virescens (Lange) Á.Löve & D.Löve, Bot. Not. 128: 502 (1975 publ. 1976).

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