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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Agrostis capillaris var. violacea (Thuill.) Chevall., Fl. Gén. Env. Paris 2: 136 (1827).

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 violacea Thuill., Fl. Descr. Anal. Paris 1: 35 (1799).

Agrostis vulgaris var. violacea (Thuill.) Pauquy, Statist. Bot. Somme: 443 (1831).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts