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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Avena atheranthera C.Presl, Cyper. Gramin. Sicul.: 30 (1820).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Avena barbata Pott ex Link, J. Bot. (Schrader) 1799(2): 315 (1800).
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:

Avena barbata subsp. atheranthera (C.Presl) Rocha Afonso, Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 76: 358 (1978).

Avena sterilis subsp. atheranthera (C.Presl) H.Scholz, Willdenowia 20: 108 (1991).

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