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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Brachypodium geniculatum K.Koch, Linnaea 21: 422 (1848).

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:

Triticum geniculatum (K.Koch) Walp., Ann. Bot. Syst. 3: 783 (1853), nom. illeg.

Bromus geniculatus (K.Koch) Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 318 (1854), nom. illeg.

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