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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



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

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Bromus vulgaris (Hook.) Shear, Bull. U.S.D.A. (1895-1901) 23: 43 (1900).
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 vulgaris (Hook.) Shear, Bull. U.S.D.A. (1895-1901) 23: 43 (1900).

Bromus eximius subsp. umbraticus Piper, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 11: 144 (1906).

Zerna vulgaris (Hook.) Henrard, Blumea 4: 498 (1941).

Bromopsis vulgaris (Hook.) Holub, Folia Geobot. Phytotax. 8: 169 (1973).

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