The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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L Avena sterilis subsp. atherantha (C. Presl) H. Scholz is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Avena sterilis L. in the genus Avena (family Poaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 50090050) with original publication details: Willdenowia 20(1–2): 108 1991.

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
Avena atherantha C. Presl Synonym M TRO
Avena barbata var. atherantha (C. Presl) Grossh. Synonym L TRO
Avena barbata subsp. atherantha (C. Presl) Rocha Afonso Synonym L TRO
Avena strigosa var. atherantha (C. Presl) Malzev Synonym L TRO

The species Avena sterilis L. has a further 25 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50090050, and has not been changed.