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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Helictotrichon compressum (Heuff.) Henrard, Blumea 3: 429 (1940).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Helictochloa compressa (Heuff.) Romero Zarco, Candollea 66: 102 (2011).
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:

* Avena compressa Heuff., Flora 18: 244 (1835).

Heuffelia compressa (Heuff.) Schur, Enum. Pl. Transsilv.: 762 (1866).

Trisetum compressum (Heuff.) Fuss, Fl. Transsilv.: 727 (1866).

Avenastrum compressum (Heuff.) Vierh., Verh. Ges. Deutsch. Naturf. 75(2; 1): 672 (1914).

Avenochloa compressa (Heuff.) Holub, Acta Horti Bot. Prag. 1962: 84 (1962).

Avenula compressa (Heuff.) W.Sauer & Chmel., Mitt. Bot. Staatssamml. München 12: 582 (1976).

Helictochloa compressa (Heuff.) Romero Zarco, Candollea 66: 102 (2011).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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