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Taxon: Bromus brevis Steud.

Synonym of Bromus catharticus Vahl var. rupestris (Speg.) Planchuelo & P. M. Peterson

Genus: Bromus
Subgenus: Ceratochloa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Bromeae
Nomen number: 7778
Place of publication: Syn. pl. glumac. 1:326. 1854
Link to protologue:
Comment: published as "B. brevis Nees (mpt. sub Ceratochloa)", a reference to Ceratochloa brevis Nees, MS. and not an ascription of B. brevis to Nees
Name Verified on: 14-May-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Correa, M. N. 1969-. Flora patagonica.
  2. Peterson, P. M. & A. M. Planchuelo. 1998. Bromus catharticus in South America (Poaceae: Bromeae). Novon 8:54. Note: lists as Bromus brevis Nees ex Steud.
  3. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. 1996, 1999. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74.

Check other web resources for Bromus brevis Steud. :

  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=7778. Accessed 16 July 2019.