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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Agropyron tenerum Vasey, Bot. Gaz. 10: 258 (1885).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Elymus violaceus (Hornem.) J.Feilberg, Meddel. Grønland, 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 repens var. tenerum (Vasey) Beal, Grass. N. Amer. 2: 637 (1896).

Agropyron caninum var. tenerum (Vasey) Pease & A.H.Moore, Rhodora 12: 71 (1910).

Zeia tenera (Vasey) Lunell, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 4: 227 (1915).

Agropyron trachycaulum var. tenerum (Vasey) Malte, Rep. (Annual) Natl. Mus. Canada 68: 44 (1930 publ. 1932).

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