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H Holcus mollis L. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 419058) with original publication details: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 2: 1305 1759.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Aira holcus-mollis Vill. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Aira mollis (L.) Schreb. Synonym H WCSP
Avena mollis (L.) Koeler [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Avena sylvatica Salisb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Ginannia mollis (L.) Bubani Synonym M TRO
Holcus densus Peterm. Synonym H WCSP
Holcus longiaristatus St.-Lag. Synonym H WCSP
Holcus mollis var. biaristatus Parn. Synonym L WCSP
Holcus mollis subsp. hierrensis Stierst. Synonym L WCSP
Holcus mollis var. parviflorus Parn. Synonym L WCSP
Holcus mollis subsp. reuteri (Boiss.) Tutin Synonym L WCSP
Holcus mollis var. triflorus Trab. Synonym L WCSP
Holcus mollis subsp. triflorus (Trab.) Trab. Synonym L WCSP
Holcus reuteri Boiss. Synonym H WCSP
Holcus triflorus (Trab.) Trab. Synonym H WCSP
Notholcus mollis (L.) Hitchc. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-419058.

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