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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Bromus contortus Desf., Fl. Atlant. 1: 95 (1798).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Bromus alopecuros subsp. alopecuros.
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:

Bromus alopecurus Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 95 (1805), nom. superfl.

Serrafalcus contortus (Desf.) Parl., Giorn. Bot. Ital. 1: 326 (1844).

Bromus squarrosus var. contortus (Desf.) Kuntze, Trudy Imp. S.-Peterburgsk. Bot. Sada 10: 249 (1887).

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