This taxon name is current. The available references for this name are:
Agrostis capillaris var. aristata (Parn.) Druce is a misapplied name of Agrostis castellana Boiss. & Reut.
Reason See Batson in Austral.J.Bot.46:703(1998)
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A taxon name that is no longer current will retain its ‘Threatened’, ‘Extinct’, or ‘Extinct in the Wild’ status until a new name has been published in a Biodiversity Conservation Order.