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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Festuca madritensis (L.) Desf., Fl. Atlant. 1: 91 (1798).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Bromus madritensis L., Cent. Pl. I: 5 (1755).
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:

* Bromus madritensis L., Cent. Pl. I: 5 (1755).

Zerna madritensis (L.) Gray, Nat. Arr. Brit. Pl. 2: 117 (1821 publ. 1822).

Genea madritensis (L.) Dumort., Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 7: 67 (1868).

Bromus sterilis var. madritensis (L.) Kuntze, Trudy Imp. S.-Peterburgsk. Bot. Sada 10: 250 (1887).

Anisantha madritensis (L.) Nevski, Trudy Sredne-Aziatsk. Gosud. Univ., Ser. 8b, Bot. 17: 21 (1934).

Bromus madritensis subsp. eumadritensis Maire & Weiller, Fl. Afrique N. 3: 237 (1955), not validly publ.

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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