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H Festuca gigantea (L.) Vill. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Festuca (family Poaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 415237) with original publication details: Hist. Pl. Dauphiné 2: 110 1787.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Avena flaccida Hack. ex Hook.f. Synonym H WCSP
Avena gigantea (L.) Salisb. Synonym H WCSP
Bromus aquaticus Schrank Synonym H WCSP
Bromus bonassorum Bornm. Synonym H WCSP
Bromus giganteus L. Synonym H WCSP
Bromus giganteus var. depauperatus Mutel Synonym L WCSP
Bromus giganteus var. hispidus Mutel Synonym L WCSP
Bromus giganteus var. triflorus Sweet Synonym L WCSP
Bromus giganteus var. villosus Koeler Synonym L WCSP
Bromus gyganteus Crantz Synonym H WCSP
Bromus longifolius Lyons Synonym H WCSP
Bromus scheuchzeri C.C.Gmel. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Bromus strigosus Lam. Synonym H WCSP
Bromus triflorus L. Synonym H WCSP
Bucetum giganteum Parn. Synonym H WCSP
Drymonaetes giganteus Fourr. Synonym H WCSP
Festuca bonassorum Bornm. Synonym H WCSP
Festuca gigantea var. arcana Stepanov Synonym L WCSP
Festuca gigantea f. minor Kuvaev Synonym L WCSP
Festuca gigantea f. triflora (L.) Hiitonen Synonym L TRO
Festuca gigantea f. uliginosa (Schur) Beldie Synonym L WCSP
Festuca gigantea var. uliginosa Schur Synonym L WCSP
Festuca pseudogigantea Ovcz. & Shibkova Synonym H WCSP
Festuca triflora (L.) Sm. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Forasaccus giganteus (L.) Bubani Synonym H WCSP
Lolium giganteum (L.) Darbysh. Synonym H WCSP
Schedonorus giganteus (L.) Holub Synonym H WCSP
Trisetum flaccidum (Hack. ex Hook.f.) R.R.Stewart Synonym H WCSP
Zerna gigantea (L.) Panz. ex B.D.Jacks. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-415237.

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