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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Alopecurus occidentalis Scribn., Bot. Gaz. 11: 170 (1886).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Alopecurus magellanicus Lam., Tabl. Encycl. 1: 168 (1791).
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:

Alopecurus alpinus var. occidentalis (Scribn.) B.Boivin, Provancheria 12: 32 (1981).

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