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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Bromus distachyos L., Cent. Pl. II: 8 (1756).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Brachypodium distachyon (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 101, 155 (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:

Festuca ciliata Gouan, Hortus Monsp.: 48, 547 (1762), nom. superfl.

Bromus ciliatus Lam., Fl. Franç. 3: 609 (1779), nom. superfl.

Bromus platystachyus Lam., Tabl. Encycl. 1: 195 (1791), nom. superfl.

Festuca diandra Moench, Methodus: 191 (1794), nom. superfl.

Festuca distachya (L.) Roth, Catal. Bot. 1: II (1797).

Triticum ciliatum Cav., Descr. Pl.: 317 (1802), nom. superfl.

Triticum distachyon (L.) Brot., Fl. Lusit. 1: 119 (1804).

Brachypodium ciliatum P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 101 (1812), nom. superfl.

Brachypodium distachyon (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 101, 155 (1812).

Triticum ciliatum var. distachyon (L.) DC., Cat. Pl. Horti Monsp.: 68 (1813).

Zerna distachyos (L.) Panz., Ideen Rev. Gräser: 47 (1813).

Agropyron distachyon (L.) Chevall., Fl. Gén. Env. Paris 2: 196 (1827).

Trachynia distachya (L.) Link, Hort. Berol. 1: 43 (1827).

Brachypodium distachyon var. genuinum Willk. in M.Willkomm & J.M.C.Lange, Prodr. Fl. Hispan. 1: 117 (1861), not validly publ.

Brachypodium distachyon subvar. typicum St.-Yves, Candollea 5: 474 (1934), not validly publ.

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