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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aira aquatica var. distans (Jacq.) Huds., Fl. Angl., ed. 2: 34 (1778).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Puccinellia distans (Jacq.) Parl., Fl. Ital. 1: 367 (1850).
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:

* Poa distans Jacq., Observ. Bot. 1: 42 (1764).

Hydrochloa distans (Jacq.) Hartm., Gen. Gram.: 8 (1819).

Glyceria distans (Jacq.) Wahlenb., Fl. Upsal.: 36 (1820).

Molinia distans (Jacq.) Hartm., Handb. Skand. Fl.: 56 (1820).

Festuca distans (Jacq.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 129 (1829).

Heleochloa distans (Jacq.) Fr., Fl. Scan.: 202 (1836).

Sclerochloa distans (Jacq.) Bab., Man. Brit. Bot.: 370 (1843).

Catabrosa distans (Jacq.) Link, Linnaea 17: 405 (1844).

Puccinellia distans (Jacq.) Parl., Fl. Ital. 1: 367 (1850).

Atropis distans (Jacq.) Griseb. in C.F.von Ledebour, Fl. Ross. 4: 388 (1852).

Sclerochloa multiculmis Syme in J.E.Smith, Engl. Bot., ed. 3, 11: 103 (1873).

Sclerochloa multiculmis subsp. distans (Jacq.) Syme in J.E.Smith, Engl. Bot., ed. 3, 11: 104 (1873).

Sclerochloa multiculmis var. distans (Jacq.) Syme in J.E.Smith, Engl. Bot., ed. 3, 11: 104 (1873).

Panicularia distans (Jacq.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 782 (1891).

Phippsia distans (Jacq.) Á.Löve & D.Löve, Folia Geobot. Phytotax. 10: 274 (1975).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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