African Plant Database

Elymus pycnanthus (Godr.) Melderis
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Elymus
Basionym : Triticum pycnanthum Godr.
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Elytrigia atherica (Link) Kerguélen ex M. A. Carreras
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Elytrigia pycnantha (Godr.) Á. Löve
 Triticum pycnanthum Godr.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Triticum athericum Link (1844)
=Elymus athericus (Link) Kerguélen (1983)
=Elytrigia atherica (Link) Kerguélen ex M. A. Carreras (1986)
=Agropyron littorale auct.
=*Elytrigia littoralis (Dumort.) Hyl. (1945)
=Agropyron pungens auct.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • MELDERIS, A. (1978). Taxonomia notes on the tribe Triticeae, with special reference to the genera Elymus L. s. l., and Agropyron Gaertner s. l. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. :
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 196 (1980).
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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