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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Agrostis spica-venti var. interrupta (L.) Hook.f., Student. Fl. Brit. Isl.: 432 (1870).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Apera interrupta (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 31 (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:

* Agrostis interrupta L., Syst. Nat. ed. 10, 2: 872 (1759).

Apera interrupta (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 31 (1812).

Milium interruptum (L.) Lag., Elench. Pl.: 10 (1816).

Anemagrostis interrupta (L.) Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 129 (1820).

Muhlenbergia interrupta (L.) Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 177 (1854).

Agrostis anemagrostis subsp. interrupta (L.) Syme in J.E.Smith, Engl. Bot., ed. 3, 11: 44 (1873).

Apera spica-venti var. interrupta (L.) Beal, Grass. N. Amer. 2: 357 (1896).

Agrestis interrupta (L.) Bubani, Fl. Pyren. 4: 289 (1901).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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