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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Agropyron violacescens (Ramaley) Beal, Grass. N. Amer. 2: 635 (1896).

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 caninum f. violacescens Ramaley, Minnesota Bot. Stud. 1: 107 (1894).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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