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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aira bottnica Wahlenb., Fl. Lapp.: 36 (1812).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Deschampsia cespitosa subsp. cespitosa.
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 bottnica (Wahlenb.) Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 158 (1820).

Deschampsia wahlenbergiana Scheele, Flora 27: 56 (1844), nom. superfl.

Deschampsia cespitosa subsp. bottnica (Wahlenb.) Tzvelev, Zlaki SSSR: 281 (1976).

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