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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca rubra var. deserti Coss. & Durieu in M.C.Durieu de Maisonneuve, Expl. Sci. Algérie 2: 301 (1868).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca deserti (Coss. & Durieu) Trab. in J.A.Battandier & L.C.Trabut, Fl. Algérie, Monocot.: 215 (1895).
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 deserti (Coss. & Durieu) Trab. in J.A.Battandier & L.C.Trabut, Fl. Algérie, Monocot.: 215 (1895).

Festuca deserti subsp. duriaei St.-Yves, Candollea 1: 26 (1922), not validly publ.

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