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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa alpina var. brevifolia Gaudin, Agrost. Helv. 1: 193 (1811).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Poa alpina L., Sp. Pl.: 67 (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:

Poa alpina subsp. brevifolia (Gaudin) Gaudin, Fl. Helv. 1: 245 (1828).

Poa alpina f. brevifolia (Gaudin) Döll, Rhein. Fl.: 88 (1843).

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