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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Festuca colorata Schur, Enum. Pl. Transsilv.: 788 (1866).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca rupicola Heuff., Verh. K. K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 8: 233 (1858).
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 rupicola f. colorata (Schur) Beldie, Fl. Republ. Socialist. România 12: 555 (1972).

Festuca pallens subsp. colorata (Schur) Breistr., Bull. Soc. Bot. France 121: 63 (1974).

Festuca rupicola subsp. colorata (Schur) Soó, Acta Bot. Acad. Sci. Hung. 23: 389 (1977 publ. 1978).

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