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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Campella cespitosa (L.) Link, Hort. Berol. 1: 122 (1827).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 91 (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:

* Aira cespitosa L., Sp. Pl.: 64 (1753).

Agrostis cespitosa (L.) Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 25 (1796).

Aira cespitosa var. minor Schrad., Fl. Germ.: 257 (1806).

Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 91 (1812).

Avena cespitosa (L.) Kuntze, Taschen-Fl. Leipzig: 45 (1867).

Podionapus cespitosus (L.) Dulac, Fl. Hautes-Pyrénées: 82 (1867).

Aira major Syme in J.E.Smith, Engl. Bot., ed. 3, 11: 63 (1873), nom. superfl.

Aira major subsp. cespitosa (L.) Syme in J.E.Smith, Engl. Bot., ed. 3, 11: 64 (1873), nom. superfl.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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