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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Elymus kirghisorum Drobow, Trudy Bot. Muz. Imp. Akad. Nauk 14: 135 (1915).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Leymus karelinii (Turcz.) Tzvelev, Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 9: 59 (1972).
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:

Leymus angustus var. kirghisorum (Drobow) Tzvelev, Rast. Tsentral. Azii 4: 205 (1968).

Leymus karelinii var. kirghisorum (Drobow) Tzvelev, Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 10: 49 (1973).

Leymus kirghisorum (Drobow) Tzvelev, Bot. Zhurn. (Moscow & Leningrad) 94: 277 (2009).

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