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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca ovina var. gaucheri St.-Yves, Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Corse 42: 201 (1922).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca alpina Suter, Helvet. Fl. 1: 55 (1802).
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 ovina subvar. gaucheri (St.-Yves) St.-Yves, Bull. Soc. Bot. France 70: 293 (1923).

Festuca alpina var. gaucheri (St.-Yves) Kerguélen, Lejeunia, n.s., 75: 151 (1975).

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts