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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis purpurascens Bertero ex Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 42 (1840), nom. nud.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Coleataenia rigidula (Bosc ex Nees) LeBlond, J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 5: 448 (2011).
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.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova