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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Calamagrostis blanda Beal, Grass. N. Amer. 2: 349 (1896).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Calamagrostis canadensis (Michx.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 15, 157 (1812).
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:

* Calamagrostis pallida Vasey & Scribn., Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 1: 249 (1892), nom. illeg.

Deyeuxia pallida (Vasey & Scribn.) Suksd., Exsicc. (Wash. Fl.) 2: 14 (1892).

Calamagrostis canadensis var. pallida (Vasey & Scribn.) Stebbins, Rhodora 32: 45 (1930).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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