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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis alba var. dilatata G.Mey., Hannover. Mag. 1823: 135 (1824).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Agrostis gigantea subsp. gigantea.
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 sylvatica Host, Icon. Descr. Gram. Austriac. 4: 33 (1809), nom. illeg.

Agrostis stolonifera f. sylvatica Carpenter in E.J.Dole, Fl. Vermont, ed. 3: 31 (1937).

Agrostis stolonifera var. sylvatica (Carpenter) Beldie, Fl. Republ. Socialist. Romānia 12: 152 (1972), nom. superfl.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts