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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Brachypodium ramosum subsp. euramosum St.-Yves, Candollea 5: 460 (1934), not validly publ.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Brachypodium retusum (Pers.) 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 ramosum Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 737 (1817).

Festuca ramosa (Roem. & Schult.) Roth, Nov. Pl. Sp.: 76 (1821).

Brachypodium cespitosum var. ramosum (Roth) Benth., Cat. Pl. Pyrénées: 64 (1826).

Festuca phoenicoides var. ramosa (Roth) Mutel, Fl. Franç. Herbor. 4: 128 (1837).

Brachypodium pinnatum subvar. ramosum (Roem. & Schult.) Pérez Lara, Anales Soc. Esp. Hist. Nat. 15: 420 (1886).

Brachypodium pinnatum var. ramosum (Roem. & Schult.) Fiori, Fl. Italia 1: 102 (1896).

Brachypodium ramosum subvar. genuinum Litard., Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Corse 42: 207 (1922), not validly publ.

Brachypodium ramosum var. roemeri St.-Yves, Candollea 5: 460 (1934), not validly publ.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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