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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Hesperostipa comata subsp. intermedia (Scribn. & Tweedy) Barkworth, Phytologia 74: 16 (1993).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Stipa comata Trin. & Rupr., Sp. Gram. Stipac.: 75 (1842).
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:

* Stipa comata var. intermedia Scribn. & Tweedy, Bot. Gaz. 11: 171 (1886).

Stipa tweedyi Scribn., Bull. Div. Agrostol. U.S.D.A. 11: 47 (1898).

Stipa spartea var. tweedyi (Scribn.) M.E.Jones, Contr. W. Bot. 14: 11 (1912).

Stipa spartea var. intermedia (Scribn. & Tweedy) B.Boivin, Phytologia 43: 106 (1979).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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