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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Festuca rubra var. lanuginosa Mert. & W.D.J.Koch in J.C.Röhling, Deutschl. Fl., ed. 3, 1: 654 (1823).

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 lanuginosa (Mert. & W.D.J.Koch) Scheele, Flora 27: 63 (1844).

Festuca rubra subsp. lanuginosa (Mert. & W.D.J.Koch) Piper, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 10: 23 (1906).

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