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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca tenuiflora Schrad., Fl. Germ.: 345 (1806).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca maritima L., Sp. Pl.: 75 (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:

Brachypodium tenuiflorum (Schrad.) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 745 (1817).

Brachypodium psilanthum Link, Hort. Berol. 2: 193 (1833), nom. superfl.

Vulpia tenuiflora (Schrad.) Heynh., Nom. Bot. Hort.: 854 (1840).

Festucaria psilantha (Link) Link, Linnaea 17: 398 (1844).

Nardurus tenuiflorus (Schrad.) Boiss., Voy. Bot. Espagne 2: 667 (1844).

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