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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Castellia tuberculata Tineo, Pl. Rar. Sicil.: 18 (1846), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Castellia tuberculosa (Moris) Bor, Indian Forester 74: 90 (1948).
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:

* Catapodium tuberculosum Moris, Atti Riunione Sci. Ital. 2: 481 (1841).

Festuca tuberculosa (Moris) Coss. & Durieu in M.C.Durieu de Maisonneuve, Expl. Sci. Algérie 2: 189 (1855).

Desmazeria tuberculosa (Moris) Bonnier, Cat. Pl. Vasc. Tunis.: 482 (1896), nom. illeg.

Nardurus tuberculosus (Moris) Hayek, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 30(3): 295 (1932).

Castellia tuberculosa (Moris) Bor, Indian Forester 74: 90 (1948).

Micropyrum tuberculosum (Moris) Pilg., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 74: 567 (1949).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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