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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis canina var. glaucina (T.Bastard) Delastre, Fl. Vienne: 171 (1842).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Agrostis capillaris L., Sp. Pl.: 62 (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 glaucina T.Bastard, Fl. Maine et Loire, Suppl.: 25 (1812).

Trichodium glaucinum (T.Bastard) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 281 (1817).

Agrostis capillaris var. glaucina (T.Bastard) Portal, Agrostis de France: 87 (2009).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts