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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca ovina var. magellanica (Lam.) Hack. in P.K.H.DusÚn, Ergebn. Schwed. Exp. Magell. 3(5): 228 (1900).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca magellanica Lam., Encycl. 2: 461 (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 magellanica Lam., Encycl. 2: 461 (1788).

Cynosurus magellanicus (Lam.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 446 (1825).

Festuca ovina subsp. magellanica (Lam.) St.-Yves, Candollea 3: 163 (1927).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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