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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Agrostis laxiflora var. caespitosa Torr., Fl. New York 2: 442 (1843).

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 montanum Torr., Fl. N. Middle United States 1: 84 (1823).

Agrostis laxiflora var. montana (Torr.) Tuck., Amer. J. Sci. Arts 45: 43 (1843).

Agrostis scabra var. oreophila Alph.Wood, Class-book Bot.: 774 (1861), nom. superfl.

Agrostis scabra var. montana (Torr.) Fernald, Proc. Portland Soc. Nat. Hist. 2(3): 91 (1893).

Agrostis peckii House, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 7: 126 (1921).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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