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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca glauca var. cinerea (Vill.) Bidault, Rev. Cytol. Biol. Vég. 31: 336 (1968).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca cinerea Vill., Fl. Delphinalis: 8 (1786).
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 cinerea Vill., Fl. Delphinalis: 8 (1786).

Festuca ovina subvar. cinerea (Vill.) Hack., Monogr. Festuc. Eur.: 95 (1882).

Festuca glauca subsp. cinerea (Vill.) K.Richt., Pl. Eur. 1: 94 (1890).

Festuca duriuscula subvar. cinerea (Vill.) Rouy in G.Rouy & J.Foucaud, Fl. France 14: 214 (1913).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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