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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Aira holcus-lanata Vill., Hist. Pl. Dauphiné 2: 87 (1787), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Holcus lanatus L., Sp. Pl.: 1048 (1753).
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:

* Holcus lanatus L., Sp. Pl.: 1048 (1753).

Avena pallida Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 24 (1796), nom. illeg.

Avena lanata (L.) Koeler, Descr. Gramin.: 303 (1802).

Ginannia pubescens Bubani, Fl. Pyren. 4: 321 (1901), nom. superfl.

Notholcus lanatus (L.) Nash ex Hitchc. in W.L.Jepson, Fl. Calif. 1: 126 (1912).

Ginannia lanata (L.) F.T.Hubb., Rhodora 18: 234 (1916).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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