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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aira legei Boreau, Bull. Soc. Industr. Angers 1855: 24 (1855).

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:

Deschampsia argentea var. grandiflora Cariot & St.-Lag., Étude Fl., ed. 8, 2: 918 (1889).

Deschampsia flexuosa subsp. legei (Boreau) K.Richt., Pl. Eur. 1: 57 (1890).

Deschampsia flexuosa f. legei (Boreau) Junge, Jahrb. Hamburg. Wiss. Anst. 22(Beih. 3): 64 (1905).

Deschampsia argentea var. legei (Boreau) Revol, Cat. Pl. Vasc. Ardèche: 289 (1910), nom. superfl.

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