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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis laxiflora (Bigelow ex Michx.) Richardson in J.Franklin, Narr. Journey Polar Sea: 731 (1823), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Agrostis scabra Willd., Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 1: 370 (1797).
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:

* Trichodium laxiflorum Bigelow ex Michx., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 42 (1803).

Agrostis michauxii var. laxiflora (Bigelow ex Michx.) A.Gray, N. Amer. Gram. 1: 17 (1834).

Agrostis hyemalis var. laxiflora (Bigelow ex Michx.) Beetle, Phytologia 52: 11 (1982).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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