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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca diaphana Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 316 (1854), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Brachypodium flexum Nees, Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill.: 456 (1841).
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:

* Brachypodium flexum Nees, Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill.: 456 (1841).

Triticum flexum (Nees) Hochst. ex A.Rich., Tent. Fl. Abyss. 2: 441 (1850).

Festuca flexa (Nees) Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 316 (1854).

Brevipodium flexum (Nees) K.Larsen, Bot. Not. 116: 420 (1963).

Brachypodium diaphanum Cufod., Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 38(Suppl.): 1215 (1968), nom. superfl.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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