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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Agropyron spicatum var. pringlei (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) M.E.Jones, Contr. W. Bot. 14: 19 (1912).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Elymus violaceus (Hornem.) J.Feilberg, Meddel. Gr°nland, Biosci. 15: 12 (1984).
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:

* Agropyron gmelinii var. pringlei Scribn. & J.G.Sm., Bull. Div. Agrostol. U.S.D.A. 4: 31 (1897).

Agropyron caninum f. pringlei (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Pease & A.H.Moore, Rhodora 12: 76 (1910).

Agropyron pringlei (Scribn. & J.G.Sm.) Hitchc. in W.L.Jepson, Fl. Calif. 1: 183 (1912).

Elymus sierrae Gould, Madro˝o 9: 125 (1947).

Elymus trachycaulus subsp. sierrae (Gould) ┴.L÷ve, Feddes Repert. 95: 461 (1984).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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