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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Alopecurus ventricosus (Gouan) Huds., Fl. Angl., ed. 2: 28 (1778).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Gastridium ventricosum (Gouan) Schinz & Thell., Vierteljahrsschr. Naturf. Ges. Zürich 58: 39 (1913).
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 ventricosa Gouan, Hortus Monsp.: 39 (1762).

Gastridium ventricosum (Gouan) Schinz & Thell., Vierteljahrsschr. Naturf. Ges. Zürich 58: 39 (1913).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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