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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis laxiflora var. scabra (Willd.) 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:

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

Trichodium scabrum (Willd.) Muhl., Descr. Gram.: 61 (1817).

Agrostis hyemalis var. scabra (Willd.) Blomq., Grass. N. Carolina: 82 (1948).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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