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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Triticum ovatum var. brachyatherum (Pomel) T.Durand & Schinz, Consp. Fl. Afric. 5: 938 (1894).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Aegilops geniculata Roth, Bot. Abh. Beobacht.: 45 (1787).
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:

* Aegilops brachyathera Pomel, Nouv. Mat. Fl. Atl. 2: 389 (1875).

Aegilops ovata var. brachyathera (Pomel) Eig, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 55: 145 (1929).

Aegilops ovata var. eigiana Maire & Weiller, Fl. Afrique N. 3: 369 (1955), nom. superfl.

Aegilops ovata subsp. brachyathera (Pomel) Chennav., Acta Horti Gothob. 23: 164 (1960).

Aegilops geniculata var. brachyathera (Pomel) K.Hammer, Feddes Repert. 91: 241 (1980).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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