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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Stipa coerulescens (Desf.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 449 (1825).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Piptatherum coerulescens (Desf.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 18 (1812).
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:

* Milium coerulescens Desf., Fl. Atlant. 1: 66 (1798).

Agrostis coerulescens (Desf.) Poir. in Lamarck, Encycl., Suppl. 1: 258 (1810).

Piptatherum coerulescens (Desf.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 18 (1812).

Urachne coerulescens (Desf.) Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 110 (1820).

Oryzopsis coerulescens (Desf.) Hack., Denkschr. Kaiserl. Akad. Wiss., Wien. Math.-Naturwiss. Kl. 50: 75 (1885).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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