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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Brachypodium biflorum (Brign.) Kunth, Enum. Pl. 1: 543 (1833).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Elymus caninus (L.) L., Fl. Suec., ed. 2: 39 (1755).
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:

* Triticum biflorum Brign., Fasc. Rar. Pl.: 18 (1810).

Agropyron biflorum (Brign.) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 760 (1817).

Agropyron caninum var. biflorum (Brign.) Parl., Fl. Ital. 1: 495 (1850).

Agropyron caninum subsp. biflorum (Brign.) Arcang., Comp. Fl. Ital.: 801 (1882).

Goulardia biflora (Brign.) Husn., Graminées: 83 (1899).

Triticum repens subsp. biflorum (Brign.) Asch. & Graebn., Syn. Mitteleur. Fl. 2(1): 653 (1901).

Zeia biflora (Brign.) Lunell, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 4: 226 (1915).

Elymus caninus subsp. biflorus (Brign.) Á.Löve & D.Löve, Folia Geobot. Phytotax. 10: 274 (1975).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova