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Taxon: Brachypodium sylvaticum (Huds.) P. Beauv.

Genus: Brachypodium
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Brachypodieae
Nomen number: 7606
Place of publication: Ess. Agrostogr. 101, 155, 156, 181. 1812
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 24-Dec-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 3 (3 active, 4 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)


Common names:

  • false brome  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • slender false bromegrass  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • brachypode des bois  (Source: Dict Rehm) - French
  • Waldzwenke  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German
  • lastón de los bosques  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • lundskafting  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish


  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  3. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)

Check other web resources for Brachypodium sylvaticum (Huds.) P. Beauv. :

  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2021. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://grinczech.vurv.cz/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=7606. Accessed 21 September 2021.