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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Festuca dumetorum Phil., Linnaea 33: 297 (1864), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca purpurascens Banks & Sol. ex Hook.f., Fl. Antarct.: 383 (1847).
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 trachylepis Hack. ex Druce, Rep. Bot. Soc. Exch. Club Brit. Isles 4: 30 (1914 publ. 1915).

Festuca philippii Bech., Candollea 7: 520 (1938), nom. superfl.

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