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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca ovina var. nipponica Ohwi, Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 10: 111 (1941).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca ovina L., Sp. Pl.: 73 (1753).
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 subsp. nipponica (Ohwi) E.B.Alexeev, Byull. Moskovsk. Obshch. Isp. Prir., Otd. Biol., n.s., 89(2): 119 (1984).

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