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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca hervieri var. costei (St.-Yves) Auquier, Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 39: 119 (1969).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca costei (St.-Yves) Markgr.-Dann., Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 76: 327 (1978).
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 ovina subvar. costei St.-Yves, Bull. Soc. Bot. France 71: 39 (1924).

Festuca gallica var. costei (St.-Yves) Bidault, Rev. Cytol. Biol. Vég. 31: 332 (1968), not validly publ.

Festuca arvernensis subsp. costei (St.-Yves) Auquier & Kerguélen, Lejeunia, n.s., 89: 22 (1977).

Festuca costei (St.-Yves) Markgr.-Dann., Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 76: 327 (1978).

Festuca hervieri subsp. costei (St.-Yves) O.Bolòs, Masalles & Vigo, Collect. Bot. (Barcelona) 17: 96 (1987 publ. 1988).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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