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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca americana (Pers.) F.Dietr., Nachtr. Vollst. Lex. Gärtn. 3: 332 (1817).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Lolium pratense (Huds.) Darbysh., Novon 3: 242 (1993).
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 poioides var. americana Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 94 (1805).

Schedonorus americanus (Pers.) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 706 (1817).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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