Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Poales > Family: Poaceae > Genus: Festuca > Species: Festuca nigrescens > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Festuca nigrescens subsp. microphylla (St.-Yves) Markgr.-Dann. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Festuca nigrescens subsp. nigrescens Lam. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)

Festuca nigrescens Lam.

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Schwärzlicher Schwingel German Korneck, D., M. Schnittler & I. Vollmer
Synonym Author
Festuca fallax Thuill.
Festuca intermedia Roem. & Schult.
Festuca rubra subsp. rubra var. commutata Gaudin
Festuca rubra subsp. fallax (Thuill.) Hayek

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