EPPO Global Database

Elymus nodosus subsp. corsicus(ELICO)

Code created in: 2014-11-05

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ELICO
  • Preferred name: Elymus nodosus subsp. corsicus
  • Authority: (Hackel) Melderis


Corsica, Sicily. Sources disagree whether this subspecies should be a separate species, or a subspecies of the eastern Mediterranean species Elymus caespitosus (also known under several other names)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Agropyron caespitosum var. corsicum Hackel
Agropyron corsicum (Hackel) Contandriopoulos
Agropyron latronum var. orsinii Litardier
Elymus corsicus (Hackel) Kerguélen
Elytrigia caespitosa subsp. corsica
Elytrigia corsica (Hackel) Holub

Common names
Name Language
chiendent de Corse French
élyme corse French
gramigna di Corsica Italian