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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Phragmites phragmites (L.) H.Karst., Deut. Fl.: 378 (1883), not validly publ.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Phragmites australis subsp. australis.
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:

* Arundo phragmites L., Sp. Pl.: 81 (1753).

Arundo vulgaris Lam., Fl. Franç. 3: 615 (1779), nom. superfl.

Arundo palustris Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 24 (1796), nom. superfl.

Phragmites communis Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 134 (1820).

Arundo vallatoria Gray, Nat. Arr. Brit. Pl. 2: 128 (1821 publ. 1822), nom. superfl.

Cynodon phragmites (L.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 302 (1825).

Phragmites arundinacea P.Beauv. ex Strumpf, Syst. Handb. Arzneimittellehre 2: 358 (1855), nom. superfl.

Phragmites vulgaris Crép., Man. Fl. Belgique, ed. 2: 345 (1866), nom. superfl.

Trichoon phragmites (L.) Rendle in W.P.Hiern, Cat. Afr. Pl. 2: 218 (1899).

Oxyanthe phragmites (L.) Nieuwl., Amer. Midl. Naturalist 3: 332 (1914).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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