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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis rubra var. pumila (L.) Wimm. & Grab., Fl. Siles. 1: 52 (1827).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Agrostis capillaris L., Sp. Pl.: 62 (1753).
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 pumila L., Mant. Pl. 1: 31 (1767).

Agrostis polymorpha var. pumila (L.) Huds., Fl. Angl., ed. 2: 31 (1778).

Decandolia pumila (L.) T.Bastard, Essai Fl. Maine et Loire: 28 (1809).

Vilfa pumila (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 16 (1812).

Agrostis vulgaris var. pumila (L.) Gray, Nat. Arr. Brit. Pl. 2: 147 (1821 publ. 1822).

Vilfa divaricata var. pumila (L.) Gray, Nat. Arr. Brit. Pl. 2: 147 (1821 publ. 1822).

Agrostis alba subvar. pumila (L.) Coss. & Germ., Fl. Descr. Anal. Paris, ed. 2: 797 (1861).

Agrostis tenuis var. pumila (L.) Druce, List Brit. Pl.: 79 (1908).

Agrostis capillaris var. pumila (L.) Druce, Rep. Bot. Soc. Exch. Club Brit. Isles 1927: 423 (1928).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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