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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa pratensis var. iantha Laest., Kongl. Vetensk. Acad. Handl. 1822: 329 (1822).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Poa alpigena Lindm., Sv. Fanerogamfl.: 91 (1918).
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 pratensis var. alpestris Andersson, Pl. Scand. 2: 35 (1852), nom. superfl.

Poa pratensis var. alpigena Blytt, Norges Fl. 1: 130 (1861), nom. superfl.

Poa alpigena Lindm., Sv. Fanerogamfl.: 91 (1918).

Poa pratensis subsp. alpigena (Lindm.) Hiitonen, Suom. Kasvio: 205 (1933).

Poa angustifolia var. alpigena Vorosch. in A.K.Skvortsov (ed.), Florist. Issl. Razn. Raionakh SSSR: 149 (1985), nom. superfl.

Poa pratensis subsp. alpestris Portal, Poa France Belgique Suisse: 143 (2005), no direct basionym ref.

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