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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Bromus decumbens (L.) Koeler, Descr. Gramin.: 242 (1802).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Danthonia decumbens (L.) DC. in J.B.A.M.de Lamarck & A.P.de Candolle, Fl. FranÁ., ed. 3, 3: 33 (1805).
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:

* Festuca decumbens L., Sp. Pl.: 75 (1753).

Poa decumbens (L.) Scop., Fl. Carniol., ed. 2, 1: 69 (1771).

Melica decumbens (L.) Weber, Spicil. Fl. Goett.: 2 (1778).

Sieglingia decumbens (L.) Bernh., Syst. Verz. Erf.: 20, 44 (1800).

Danthonia decumbens (L.) DC. in J.B.A.M.de Lamarck & A.P.de Candolle, Fl. FranÁ., ed. 3, 3: 33 (1805).

Brachatera decumbens (L.) Desv., Nouv. Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris 2: 189 (1810).

Triodia decumbens (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 76 (1812).

Triodon decumbens (L.) Baumg., Enum. Stirp. Transsilv. 3: 238 (1816), not validly publ.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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