This taxon name is current. The available references for this name are:
Vulpia myuros var. megalura (Nutt.) Auquier is a nomenclatural synonym.
Reason See C.A. Stace & R. Cotton in Watsonia 11:72 (1976)
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A taxon name that is no longer current will retain its ‘Threatened’, ‘Extinct’, or ‘Extinct in the Wild’ status until a new name has been published in a Biodiversity Conservation Order.