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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Bromus ovinus (L.) Scop., Fl. Carniol., ed. 2, 1: 77 (1771).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca ovina L., Sp. Pl.: 73 (1753).
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 ovina L., Sp. Pl.: 73 (1753).

Festuca ovina var. vulgaris Schrad., Fl. Germ.: 320 (1806), not validly publ.

Gnomonia ovina (L.) Lunell, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 4: 224 (1915).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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