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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Festuca rubra var. nigrescens (Lam.) Lej., Rev. Fl. Spa: 220 (1825).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Festuca nigrescens Lam., Encycl. 2: 460 (1788).
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 nigrescens Lam., Encycl. 2: 460 (1788).

Schedonorus nigrescens (Lam.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 99 (1812).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts