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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Aira aciphylla Franch., Miss. Sci. Cap Horn, Bot. 5: 384 (1889).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Deschampsia elongata (Hook.) Munro in G.Bentham, Pl. Hartw.: 342 (1857).
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:

Deschampsia aciphylla (Franch.) Speg., Anales Mus. Nac. Buenos Aires 5: 89 (1896).

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