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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis brevifolia Nutt., Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 1: 44, 569 (1818).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Muhlenbergia cuspidata (Torr. ex Hook.) Rydb., Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 32: 599 (1905).
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:

Sporobolus brevifolius (Nutt.) Scribn., Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 5: 39 (1894), nom. illeg.

Muhlenbergia brevifolia (Nutt.) M.E.Jones, Contr. W. Bot. 14: 12 (1912), nom. illeg.

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