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Taxon: Helictotrichon pratense (L.) Besser

Synonym of Helictochloa pratensis (L.) Romero Zarco

Genus: Helictotrichon
Family: Poaceae alt. Gramineae
Nomen number: 18810
Place of publication: Rzut. Oka Jeogr. Fiz. Wol. Pod. 10. 1828
Name verified on: 02-Sep-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 02-Sep-2011
Species priority site is: National Small Grains Collection (NSGC).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME. (previously associated with 4 accessions)


  • Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). [accepts].
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. [accepts].
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). [= Avenula pratensis (L.) Dumort.].
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963–. Flora iranica. [mentions & accepts].
  • Röser, M. 1995. Typification of the names of two widespread Eurasian grass species: Avena pratensis L. and A. pubescens Huds. (Poaceae: Helictotrichon). Taxon 44:395. [= Avenula pratensis (L.) Dumort.].
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea. [= Avenula pratensis (L.) Dumort.].
  • Tzvelev, N. N. 1976. Zlaki SSSR. [accepts].

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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