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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aira flexuosa var. montana (L.) Wahlenb., Fl. Suec. 1: 47 (1824).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Avenella flexuosa subsp. flexuosa.
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 montana L., Sp. Pl.: 65 (1753).

Avena montana (L.) Weber in F.H.Wiggers, Prim. Fl. Holsat.: 9 (1780).

Aira flexuosa var. impuber Wibel, Prim. Fl. Werth.: 118 (1799), nom. superfl.

Avena flexuosa var. montana (L.) Peterm., Fl. Lips. Excurs.: 104 (1838).

Deschampsia flexuosa var. montana (L.) Griseb. in C.F.von Ledebour, Fl. Ross. 4: 420 (1852).

Deschampsia flexuosa var. brachyphylla Willk. in M.Willkomm & J.M.C.Lange, Prodr. Fl. Hispan. 1: 66 (1861), nom. superfl.

Avena flexuosa montana (L.) Kuntze, Taschen-Fl. Leipzig: 45 (1867).

Deschampsia flexuosa subsp. montana (L.) K.Richt., Pl. Eur. 1: 57 (1890).

Deschampsia flexuosa f. montana (L.) Hack., Bull. Herb. Boissier 7: 702 (1899).

Avenella flexuosa subsp. montana (L.) Á.Löve & D.Löve, Acta Horti Gothob. 20: 120, 128 (1956).

Lerchenfeldia flexuosa subsp. montana (L.) Tzvelev, Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 7: 44 (1970 publ. 1971).

Lerchenfeldia montana (L.) A.P.Khokhr., Byull. Moskovsk. Obshch. Isp. Prir., Otd. Biol., n.s., 97(6): 98 (1993).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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