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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Vilfa alba (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 16 (1812).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Poa nemoralis L., Sp. Pl.: 69 (1753).
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:

* Agrostis alba L., Sp. Pl.: 63 (1753).

Agrostis stolonifera var. alba (L.) Lilj., Utkast Sv. Fl., ed. 2: 37 (1798).

Decandolia alba (L.) T.Bastard, Essai Fl. Maine et Loire: 29 (1809).

Milium vulgare var. album (L.) Mérat, Nouv. Fl. Env. Paris: 26 (1812), nom. superfl.

Milium album (L.) Lag., Elench. Pl.: 10 (1816).

Agrostis stolonifera f. alba (L.) Schur, Enum. Pl. Transsilv.: 731 (1866).

Agrostis vulgaris var. alba (L.) Gatt., Fl. Tennessee: 99 (1901).

Agrestis alba (L.) Lunell, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 4: 216 (1915).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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