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Elytrigia juncea, Spiaggia di Poglina, Sardinia

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Kew Checklist says

Elytrigia juncea (L.) Nevski, Trudy Bot. Inst. Akad. Nauk S.S.S.R., Ser. 1, Fl. Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 1: 17 (1933).
This name is a synonym.
Accepted Name: Elymus farctus (Viv.) Runemark ex Melderis, Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 76: 382 (1978).

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Elymus farctus (Viv.) Runemark ex Melderis

Helpful shot of the dehisced anthers. So not a hybrid!

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Nomenclature

Had to do a check. Current nomenclature is
Elytrigia juncea (L.) Nevski. The Kew database appears to need updating. E.g. a search for Schedonorus arundinaceus draws a blank, but Festuca
arundinacea gets there.