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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Agrostis alba subsp. diffusa (Host) Dumort., Observ. Gramin. Belg.: 128 (1824).

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 diffusa Host, Icon. Descr. Gram. Austriac. 4: t. 55 (1809).

Agrostis stolonifera var. diffusa (Host) Neilr., Fl. Nied.-Oesterr.: 43 (1857).

Agrostis alba var. diffusa (Host) Asch. & Graebn., Syn. Mitteleur. Fl. 2(1): 174 (1899).

Agrostis stolonifera f. diffusa (Host) Maire & Weiller, Fl. Afrique N. 2: 123 (1953).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts