Anthoxanthum alpinum Á.Löve & D.Löve

First published in Rit Landbúnaoard. Atvinnud. Háskólans, B 3: 105 (1948)
This name is a synonym of Anthoxanthum nipponicum

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Chang, C.-S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2021). Checklist of Far East Asian Vascular Flora 1: 1-626. EABCN, Seoul. [Cited as Anthoxanthum nipponicum.]
  • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Anthoxanthum odoratum.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Malyschev, L.I. & Peschkova, G.A. (eds.) (2001). Flora of Siberia 2: 1-362. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth. [Cited as Anthoxanthum alpinum.]
  • Marhold, K. (ed.) (2012). IAPT/IOPB chromosome data 13. Taxon 61: 889-902. [Cited as Anthoxanthum alpinum.]
  • von Raab-Straube, E. (ed.) (2012-2022). The Euro+Med PlantBase - the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity [Cited as Anthoxanthum alpinum.]

Other Data

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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at and
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