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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Deyeuxia purpurascens (R.Br.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 77 (1829).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Calamagrostis purpurascens R.Br. in J.Franklin, Narr. Journey Polar Sea: 731 (1823).
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 purpurascens R.Br. in J.Franklin, Narr. Journey Polar Sea: 731 (1823).

Arundo purpurascens (R.Br.) Schult. & Schult.f., Mant. 3: 603 (1827).

Calamagrostis vaseyi Beal, Grass. N. Amer. 2: 344 (1896), nom. superfl.

Calamagrostis arundinacea f. purpurascens (R.Br.) Gelert in C.E.H.Ostenfeld, Fl. Arct.: 103 (1902).

Calamagrostis arundinacea var. purpurascens (R.Br.) Porsild, Meddel. Grřnland 47: 261 (1910).

Calamagrostis purpurascens var. vaseyi M.E.Jones, Contr. W. Bot. 14: 9 (1912), not validly publ.

Calamagrostis purpurascens var. typica Louis-Marie, Rev. Oka Agron. Inst. Agric. 20: 155 (1946), not validly publ.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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