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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca ovina subsp. calligera Piper, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 10: 27 (1906).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca calligera (Piper) Rydb., Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 36: 537 (1909).
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 amethystina var. asperrima Hack. ex Beal, Grass. N. Amer. 2: 601 (1896).

Festuca calligera (Piper) Rydb., Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 36: 537 (1909).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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