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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Bromus gracilis Leyss., Fl. Halens., ed. 2: 26 (1783), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Brachypodium pinnatum (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:

Brachypodium pinnatum var. gracile Asch. & Graebn., Syn. Mitteleur. Fl. 2(1): 633 (1901), nom. illeg.

Brachypodium pinnatum subvar. gracile St.-Yves, Candollea 5: 442 (1934), nom. illeg.

Brachypodium pinnatum subsp. gracile Soˇ, Acta Bot. Acad. Sci. Hung. 17: 115 (1971 publ. 1972), nom. illeg.

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