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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis canina var. pallida Peterm., Fl. Lips. Excurs.: 83 (1838).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Agrostis canina L., Sp. Pl.: 62 (1753), nom. cons.
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 pallida Schkuhr, Bot. Handb. 3(Nachtr.): 1 (1803), nom. illeg.

Agrostis canina f. pallida (Peterm.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 3: 339 (1898).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts