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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Festuca microphylla (St.-Yves) Patzke, Decheniana 117: 195 (1964).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca nigrescens Lam., Encycl. 2: 460 (1788).
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 subsp. microphylla St.-Yves, Monde Pl. 23(134): 7 (1922).

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

Festuca rubra var. microphylla (St.-Yves) O.BolÚs & Vigo, Fl. PaÔsos Catalans 4: 344 (2001).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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