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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Weingaertneria canescens (L.) Bernh., Syst. Verz. Erf.: 51 (1800).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Corynephorus canescens (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 90 (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:

* Aira canescens L., Sp. Pl.: 65 (1753).

Avena canescens (L.) Weber in F.H.Wiggers, Prim. Fl. Holsat.: 9 (1780).

Agrostis canescens (L.) Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 25 (1796).

Corynephorus canescens (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 90 (1812).

Aira variegata St.-Amans, Fl. Agen.: 32 (1821), nom. superfl.

Corynephorus incanescens Bubani, Fl. Pyren. 4: 311 (1901), nom. superfl.

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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