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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca procumbens Muhl., Descr. Gram.: 160 (1817).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Diplachne fusca subsp. fascicularis (Lam.) P.M.Peterson & N.Snow, Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 109: 1327 (2012).
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:

Diachroa procumbens (Muhl.) Nutt., Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc., n.s., 5: 147 (1835).

Diplachne procumbens (Muhl.) Nash in N.L.Britton, Man. Fl. N. States: 128 (1901), nom. illeg.

Diplachne maritima E.P.Bicknell, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 35: 195 (1908).

Leptochloa fascicularis var. maritima (E.P.Bicknell) Gleason, Phytologia 4: 21 (1952).

Leptochloa maritima (E.P.Bicknell) LeBlond & Sorrie, J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 5: 451 (2011).

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