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H Metcalfia compacta (Boiss. & Heldr.) Clayton is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 424193) with original publication details: Kew Bull. 40: 728 1985.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Arrhenatherum compactum (Boiss. & Heldr.) Potztal Synonym H WCSP
Arrhenatherum neumayerianum (Vis.) Potztal Synonym H WCSP
Avena compacta Boiss. & Heldr. Synonym H WCSP
Avena neumeyeriana Vis. Synonym H WCSP
Avenastrum compactum (Boiss. & Heldr.) Halácsy Synonym H WCSP
Avenastrum neumayerianum (Vis.) Beck Synonym H WCSP
Danthonia compacta Boiss. & Heldr. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Danthonia compacta (Boiss. & Heldr.) Grossh. Synonym M TRO
Danthoniastrum compactum (Boiss. & Heldr.) Holub Synonym H WCSP
Danthoniastrum neumayerianum (Vis.) Tzvelev Synonym H WCSP
Helictotrichon compactum (Boiss. & Heldr.) Henrard Synonym H WCSP
Helictotrichon neumayerianum (Vis.) Henrard Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-424193.

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