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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Agrostis capillaris var. varians (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 varians Thuill., Fl. Env. Paris, ed. 2: 3 (1799).

Agrostis hispida var. varians (Thuill.) Loisel., Fl. Gall.: 43 (1806).

Agrostis vulgaris var. varians (Thuill.) Poir. in Lamarck, Encycl., Suppl. 1: 252 (1810).

Agrostis canina var. varians (Thuill.) Ducommun, Taschenb. Schweiz. Bot.: 852 (1869).

Agrostis canina f. varians (Thuill.) Beldie, Fl. Republ. Socialist. România 12: 158 (1972).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts