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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Aegilops caudata subsp. dichasians Zhuk., Trudy Prikl. Bot. 18: 512 (1928), not validly publ.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Aegilops caudata L., Sp. Pl.: 1051 (1753).
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:

* Aegilops caudata L., Sp. Pl.: 1051 (1753).

Triticum caudatum (L.) Godr. & Gren. in J.C.M.Grenier & G.Godron, Fl. France 3: 603 (1856), nom. illeg.

Triticum dichasians Bowden, Canad. J. Bot. 37: 667 (1959).

Aegilops dichasians (Bowden) Humphries, Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 78: 236 (1979), nom. superfl.

Orrhopygium caudatum (L.) Á.Löve, Biol. Zentralbl. 101: 206 (1982).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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