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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Festuca ovina subsp. major G.Mey., Chloris Han.: 620 (1836).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca rubra L., Sp. Pl.: 74 (1753).
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 duriuscula L., Sp. Pl.: 74 (1753).

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

Festuca rubra subsp. duriuscula (L.) Gaudin, Fl. Helv. 1: 289 (1828).

Festuca rubra var. duriuscula (L.) Rchb., Fl. Germ. Excurs.: 39 (1830).

Festuca ovina var. duriuscula (L.) W.D.J.Koch, Syn. Fl. Germ. Helv.: 812 (1837).

Festuca ovina subsp. duriuscula (L.) Kozlowska, Bull. Int. Acad. Polon. Sci., Cl. Sci. Math., SÚr. B, Sci. Nat. 1925: 332 (1925).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts