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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Brachypodium distachyon var. platystachyum Balansa ex Coss. in M.C.Durieu de Maisonneuve, Expl. Sci. Algérie 2: 192 (1855).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Brachypodium distachyon (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:

Brachypodium distachyon f. platystachyum (Balansa ex Coss.) Pamp., Bull. Soc. Bot. Ital. 1914: 49 (1914).

Brachypodium distachyon subvar. platystachyum (Balansa ex Coss.) St.-Yves, Candollea 5: 48 (1934).

Trachynia platystachya (Balansa ex Coss.) H.Scholz, Willdenowia 28: 173 (1998).

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