African Plant Database

Stipa gigantea Link subsp. gigantea
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Stipa
Basionym : Stipa gigantea Link
Status for NA : autonym unused (present), is synonym of : Macrochloa arenaria (Brot.) Kunth
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Celtica gigantea (Link) F.M. Vàzquez & Barkworth
 Celtica gigantea (Link) F.M. Vàzquez & Barkworth subsp. gigantea
 Macrochloa gigantea (Link) Hack. (1880)
 Stipa gigantea Link (1799)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Stipa arenaria Brot. (1804)
=Macrochloa arenaria (Brot.) Kunth (1815)
=Stipa gigantea subsp. donyanae F.M. Vàzquez & Devesa (1996)
=Celtica gigantea subsp. donyanae (F.M. Vàzquez & Devesa) F.M. Vàzquez (2004)
=Celtica gigantea subsp. maroccana (Font Quer) F.M. Vàzquez & Barkworth (2004)
=Macrochloa gigantea var. maroccana Pau & Font Quer (1928)
=Stipa gigantea var. maroccana Pau & Font Quer (1929)
=Stipa gigantea subsp. maroccana (Pau & Font Quer) Vásquez & Devesa (1997)
=Stipa gigantea var. mesatlantica Andr. (1934)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • VÁZQUEZ, F. M. & J. A. DEVESA (1997). Two new species and combinations of Stipa L. (Graminae) from nothwest Africa. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 124: 202-209
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Record n°159795 created 2008-12-08 - modified 2008-12-08
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