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Linnaean Name: Dactylis glomerata Linnaeus
Reference: Species Plantarum 1 : 71 (1753)
Provenance: "Habitat in Europae cultis ruderatis."
Generitype of: Dactylis Linnaeus
Designated by: Hitchcock, Prop. Brit. Bot.: 120. 1929.
Type: Lectotype : Herb. Linn. No. 90.3 (LINN)
Designated by: Clayton in Milne-Redhead & Polhill (ed.), Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Gramineae 1 : 43 (1970)
Current Name: Dactylis glomerata L. ssp. glomerata
Current Family: Poaceae
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Record last updated: 05/03/2004