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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis paradoxa L., Sp. Pl.: 62 (1753).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Achnatherum paradoxum (L.) Banfi, Galasso & Bartolucci, Nat. Hist. Sci. 15: 18 (2017).
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:

Milium paradoxum (L.) L., Syst. Nat. ed. 10, 2: 872 (1759).

Milium paradoxum (L.) Scop., Fl. Carniol., ed. 2, 1: 58 (1771), nom. illeg.

Piptatherum paradoxum (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 18 (1812).

Oryzopsis paradoxa (L.) Nutt., J. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 3: 128 (1823).

Stipa paradoxa (L.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 449 (1825).

Urachne paradoxa (L.) Link, Hort. Berol. 1: 92 (1827).

Urachne linnaei Trin. & Rupr., Sp. Gram. Stipac.: 12 (1842), nom. superfl.

Achnatherum paradoxum (L.) Banfi, Galasso & Bartolucci, Nat. Hist. Sci. 15: 18 (2017).

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