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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Brachypodium corniculatum Dumort., Observ. Gramin. Belg.: 100 (1824), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Brachypodium pinnatum (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 101, 155 (1812).
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:

* Bromus corniculatus Lam., Fl. Franç. 3: 608 (1779), nom. superfl.

Triticum pinnatum var. corniculatum Mathieu, Fl. Gén. Belgique 1: 633 (1854), not validly publ.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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