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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis anemagrostis subsp. spica-venti (L.) Syme in J.E.Smith, Engl. Bot., ed. 3, 11: 43 (1873), not validly publ.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Apera spica-venti (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 31 (1812).
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 spica-venti L., Sp. Pl.: 61 (1753).

Avena spica-venti (L.) Scop., Intr. Hist. Nat.: 74 (1777).

Agrostis gracilis Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 25 (1796), nom. superfl.

Apera spica-venti (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 31 (1812).

Milium spica-venti (L.) Lag., Elench. Pl.: 10 (1816).

Anemagrostis spica-venti (L.) Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 129 (1820).

Festuca spica-venti (L.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 445 (1825).

Muhlenbergia spica-venti (L.) Trin., Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math., Seconde Pt. Sci. Nat. 6(2): 285 (1845).

Agrostis ventosa Dulac, Fl. Hautes-Pyrénées: 74 (1867), nom. superfl.

Agrostis anemagrostis Syme in J.E.Smith, Engl. Bot., ed. 3, 11: 43 (1873), nom. superfl.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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