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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Bromus purgans var. pallidus Hook., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 252 (1840).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Bromus ciliatus L., Sp. Pl.: 76 (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:

Bromus richardsonii var. pallidus (Hook.) Shear, Bull. U.S.D.A. (1895-1901) 23: 34 (1900).

Bromus richardsonii subsp. pallidus (Hook.) Piper & Beattie, Fl. N.W. Coast: 51 (1915).

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