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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aira media Gouan, Ill. Observ. Bot.: 3 (1773).

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 media (Gouan) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 687 (1817).

Schismus gouanii Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 148 (1820).

Campella media (Gouan) Link, Hort. Berol. 1: 123 (1827).

Deschampsia cespitosa subsp. media (Gouan) Husn., Graminées: 34 (1897).

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