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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Helictotrichon pubescens subsp. amethystinum (DC.) Soˇ, Acta Bot. Acad. Sci. Hung. 17: 121 (1971 publ. 1972).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Avenula pubescens (Huds.) Dumort., Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 7: 68 (1868).
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 pubescens subsp. amethystina (DC.) Clarion ex DC. in J.B.A.M.de Lamarck & A.P.de Candolle, Fl. Franš., ed. 3, 3: 56 (1803).

* Avena amethystina DC. in J.B.A.M.de Lamarck & A.P.de Candolle, Fl. Franš., ed. 3, 3: 56 (1805).

Avenochloa pubescens subsp. amethystina (DC.) Soˇ, Feddes Repert. 85: 436 (1974), no basionym ref.

Avenula pubescens var. amethystina (DC.) O.Bol˛s & Vigo, Fl. Pa´sos Catalans 4: 460 (2001).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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