Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca atlantigena (Litard.) Romo, Collect. Bot. (Barcelona) 16: 338 (1986).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca rubra L., Sp. Pl.: 74 (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 rubra var. atlantigena Litard., Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Afrique N. 29: 117 (1938).

Festuca iberica subsp. atlantigena (Litard.) Dobignard & Portal, Index Syn. Fl. Afrique N. 1: 416 (2010).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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