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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis nivea Sinclair, Hort. Gram. Woburn.: 152 (1816).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Agrostis canina L., Sp. Pl.: 62 (1753), nom. cons.
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 canina var. nivea (Sinclair) Hook., Fl. Scot.: 24 (1821).

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