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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Hordeum giganteum (Vahl) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 436 (1825).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Leymus racemosus (Lam.) Tzvelev, Bot. Mater. Gerb. Bot. Inst. Komarova Akad. Nauk S.S.S.R. 20: 429 (1960).
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:

* Elymus giganteus Vahl, Symb. Bot. 3: 10 (1794).

Elymus arenarius var. giganteus (Vahl) Schmalh., Fl. Sredn. Jushn. Rossii 2: 667 (1897).

Leymus giganteus (Vahl) Pilg., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 74: 7 (1947).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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