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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Vilfa dispar (Michx.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 16 (1812).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Agrostis gigantea subsp. gigantea.
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 dispar Michx., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 52 (1803).

Agrostis alba var. dispar (Michx.) Alph.Wood, Class-book Bot.: 774 (1861).

Agrostis gigantea var. dispar (Michx.) Philipson, J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 51: 93 (1937).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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