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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Aira capillaris subsp. ambigua (Asch.) Arcang., Comp. Fl. Ital.: 775 (1882).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Aira elegans Willd. ex Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 682 (1817).
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:

* Aira capillaris var. ambigua Asch., Fl. Brandenburg 1: 831 (1864).

Aira elegans subsp. ambigua (Asch.) Holub, Preslia 36: 251 (1964).

Aira elegantissima subsp. ambigua (Asch.) Dogan, Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 40: 509 (1983).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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