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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca fallax Thuill., Fl. Env. Paris, ed. 2: 50 (1799).

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. fallax (Thuill.) Hack., Bot. Centralbl. 8: 407 (1881).

Festuca rubra subsp. fallax (Thuill.) Nyman, Consp. Fl. Eur.: 827 (1882).

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