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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca ovina subsp. matthewsii Hack., Trans. & Proc. New Zealand Inst. 35: 385 (1903).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca matthewsii (Hack.) Cheeseman, Man. New Zealand Fl., ed. 2: 205 (1928).
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 var. matthewsii (Hack.) Cheeseman, Man. New Zealand Fl.: 918 (1906).

Festuca matthewsii (Hack.) Cheeseman, Man. New Zealand Fl., ed. 2: 205 (1928).

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