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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis canina var. alpina (Scop.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 3(3): 338 (1898), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Alpagrostis alpina (Scop.) P.M.Peterson, Romasch., Soreng & Sylvester, PhytoKeys 167: 72 (2020).
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 alpina Scop., Fl. Carniol., ed. 2, 1: 60 (1771).

Agraulus alpinus (Scop.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 5 (1812).

Agrestis alpina (Scop.) Bubani, Fl. Pyren. 4: 287 (1901).

Alpagrostis alpina (Scop.) P.M.Peterson, Romasch., Soreng & Sylvester, PhytoKeys 167: 72 (2020).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts