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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Vilfa compressa Trin. in K.P.J.Sprengel, Neue Entd. 2: 58 (1821), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Muhlenbergia torreyana (Schult.) Hitchc., Amer. J. Bot. 21: 136 (1934).
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:

* Agrostis compressa Torr., Cat. Pl. New York: 91 (1819), nom. illeg.

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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