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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca modesta subsp. handelii St.-Yves in H.R.E.Handel-Mazzetti, Symb. Sin. 7: 1289 (1936).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca modesta Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 316 (1854).
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 handelii (St.-Yves) E.B.Alexeev, Byull. Moskovsk. Obshch. Isp. Prir., Otd. Biol., n.s., 82(3): 95 (1977).

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