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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Catabrosa antarctica Hook.f., Fl. Antarct.: 102 (1845).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Deschampsia chapmanii Petrie, Trans. & Proc. New Zealand Inst. 23: 401 (1891).
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:

Triodia antarctica (Hook.f.) Benth., J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 19: 111 (1881), nom. illeg.

Deschampsia hookeri Kirk, J. Bot. 29: 238 (1891), nom. superfl.

Sieglingia antarctica (Hook.f.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 737 (1891).

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