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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis matrella L., Mant. Pl. 2: 185 (1771).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Zoysia matrella (L.) Merr., Philipp. J. Sci., C 7: 230 (1912).
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Homotypic Names:

Matrella juncea Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 73 (1805).

Osterdamia matrella (L.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 781 (1891).

Zoysia matrella (L.) Merr., Philipp. J. Sci., C 7: 230 (1912).

Osterdamia zoysia Honda, Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 36: 113 (1922), nom. superfl.

Zoysia matrella var. typica Sasaki, List Pl. Formosa: 80 (1928), not validly publ.

Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova