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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Poa borealis (J.Presl) Kunth, Enum. Pl. 1: 326 (1833).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene, Bull. Calif. Acad. Sci. 2: 415 (1887).
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:

* Brizopyrum boreale J.Presl in C.B.Presl, Reliq. Haenk. 1: 280 (1830).

Distichlis spicata var. borealis (J.Presl) Beetle, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 70: 643 (1943).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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