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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Avena caryophyllea (L.) Weber in F.H.Wiggers, Prim. Fl. Holsat.: 10 (1780).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Aira caryophyllea L., Sp. Pl.: 66 (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:

* Aira caryophyllea L., Sp. Pl.: 66 (1753).

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

Airopsis caryophyllea (L.) Fr., Novit. Fl. Suec. Mant. 3: 180 (1843).

Caryophyllea airoides Opiz, Seznam: 27 (1852).

Avenastrum caryophylleum (L.) Jess., Deutschl. Gräser: 217 (1863).

Fussia caryophyllea (L.) Schur, Enum. Pl. Transsilv.: 754 (1866).

Airella caryophyllea (L.) Dumort., Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 7: 68 (1868).

Salmasia vulgaris Bubani, Fl. Pyren. 4: 316 (1901), nom. superfl.

Aspris caryophyllea (L.) Nash in N.L.Britton & A.Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S., ed. 2, 1: 214 (1913).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts