Taxon: Festuca elatior L.

Synonym of Festuca arundinacea Schreb.

 
Genus: Festuca
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Poeae
Subtribe: Loliinae
Nomen number: 16650
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:75. 1753, nom. utique rej.
Link to protologue:
Comments:
  • • a rejected name (nomen utique rejiciendum) under Melbourne ICN Art. 56 & App. V that is unavailable for use
  • F. elatior sensu lectotype = F. arundinacea Schreb.
  • • non Festuca elatior auct. Amer. (= F. pratensis Huds.)
Typification:
Name Verified on: 15-Feb-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

References:

  1. Brummitt, R. K. 1994. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 40 (Taxon) 43:115.
  2. Greuter, W. et al., eds. International code of botanical nomenclature (Saint Louis Code). 2000 (ICBN St Louis) 399.
  3. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  4. Reveal, J. L. et al. 1991. (996) Proposal to reject Festuca elatior L. with comments on the typification of F. pratensis and F. arundinacea (Poaceae) (Taxon) 40:135-136.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=16650. Accessed 25 June 2018.