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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis alba var. compressa H.Mallett, Miller's Dict. Gard.: 115 (1834).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Agrostis gigantea subsp. gigantea.
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:

* Agrostis compressa Willd., Bot. Mag. (Römer & Usteri) 4(11): 39 (1790), nom. superfl.

Vilfa compressa P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 16 (1812), nom. superfl.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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