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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Bromus himalaicus var. grandis Stapf in J.D.Hooker, Fl. Brit. India 7: 359 (1896).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Bromus porphyranthos Cope, Fl. Pakistan 143: 574 (1982).
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 grandis (Stapf) Melderis, Enum. Fl. Pl. Nepal 1: 125 (1978), nom. illeg.

Bromus porphyranthos Cope, Fl. Pakistan 143: 574 (1982).

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