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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca rubra subvar. juncea Hack., Monogr. Festuc. Eur.: 138 (1882).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca rubra L., Sp. Pl.: 74 (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 rubra subsp. juncea (Hack.) K.Richt., Pl. Eur. 1: 99 (1890).

Festuca rubra proles vaudensis Rouy in G.Rouy & J.Foucaud, Fl. France 14: 205 (1913).

Festuca steineri Patzke, Decheniana 117: 195 (1964).

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