Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Aira cespitosa var. ochroleuca Klett & Richt., Fl. Leipzig: 84 (1830), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Deschampsia cespitosa subsp. cespitosa.
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 paludosa Wibel, Prim. Fl. Werth.: 118 (1799), nom. illeg.

Aira cespitosa var. major Schrad., Fl. Germ.: 258 (1806).

Avena cespitosa ochroleuca Kuntze, Taschen-Fl. Leipzig: 45 (1867).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts