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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Aira juncea Vill., Prosp. Hist. Pl. Dauphiné: 16 (1779).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Deschampsia media (Gouan) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 687 (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:

Deschampsia juncea (Vill.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 91 (1812).

Deschampsia cespitosa subsp. juncea (Vill.) Rouy in G.Rouy & J.Foucaud, Fl. France 14: 114 (1913).

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