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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Forasaccus maximus (Desf.) Bubani, Fl. Pyren. 4: 382 (1901).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Bromus rigidus Roth, Bot. Mag. (Römer & Usteri) 4(10): 21 (1790).
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:

* Bromus maximus Desf., Fl. Atlant. 1: 95 (1798).

Bromus diandrus var. maximus (Desf.) DC., Cat. Pl. Horti Monsp.: 11 (1813), nom. illeg.

Bromus madritensis var. maximus (Desf.) St.-Amans, Fl. Agen.: 45 (1821).

Bromus rigidus var. maximus (Desf.) Delastre, Fl. Vienne: 496 (1842).

Genea maxima (Desf.) Dumort., Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 7: 67 (1868).

Bromus rubens var. maximus (Desf.) Fiori, Fl. Italia 1: 99 (1869).

Bromus sterilis var. maximus (Desf.) Kuntze, Trudy Imp. S.-Peterburgsk. Bot. Sada 10: 250 (1887).

Bromus villosus var. maximus (Desf.) Asch. & Graebn., Syn. Mitteleur. Fl. 2(1): 595 (1901).

Bromus rigens subsp. maximus (Desf.) Cout., Fl. Portugal: 94 (1913).

Bromus rigidus subsp. maximus (Desf.) Rothm. & P.Silva, Agron. Lusit. 1: 248 (1939).

Bromus villosus subsp. maximus (Desf.) Rothm. & P.Silva, Agron. Lusit. 1: 248 (1939).

Bromus diandrus subsp. maximus (Desf.) Soó, Acta Bot. Acad. Sci. Hung. 17: 115 (1971 publ. 1972).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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