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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa elatior (L.) Moench, Enum. Pl. Hass.: 37 (1777).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Lolium arundinaceum subsp. arundinaceum.
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:

* Festuca elatior L., Sp. Pl.: 75 (1753), nom. utique rej.

Avena secunda Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 22 (1796), nom. superfl.

Bromus elatior (L.) Koeler, Descr. Gramin.: 214 (1802).

Schedonorus elatior (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 99 (1812).

Tragus elatior (L.) Panz., Ideen Rev. Gräser: 49 (1813).

Festuca pratensis var. elatior (L.) Gaudin, Fl. Helv. 1: 293 (1828).

Bucetum elatius (L.) Parn., Grass. Scotland: 107 (1842).

Gnomonia elatior (L.) Lunell, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 4: 224 (1915).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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