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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis ovata G.Forst., Fl. Ins. Austr.: 8 (1786).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Echinopogon ovatus (G.Forst.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 42 (1812).
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:

Echinopogon ovatus (G.Forst.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 42 (1812).

Echinopogon asper Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 126 (1820), nom. superfl.

Cinna ovata (G.Forst.) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 67 (1829).

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