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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis perennans var. elata (Pursh) Hitchc., Bull. Bur. Pl. Industr. U.S.D.A. 58: 50 (1905).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Agrostis perennans (Walter) Tuck., Amer. J. Sci. Arts 45: 44 (1843).
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 elatum Pursh, Fl. Amer. Sept. 1: 61 (1813).

Agrostis elata (Pursh) Trin., Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math., Seconde Pt. Sci. Nat. 6(2): 317 (1845).

Agrostis hyemalis var. elata (Pursh) Fernald, Rhodora 23: 229 (1921).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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