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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Agrostis quitensis Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 262 (1824).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Muhlenbergia rigida (Kunth) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 63 (1829).
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:

* Podosemum elegans Kunth in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 1: 130 (1816).

Trichochloa elegans (Kunth) Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 2: 387 (1817).

Muhlenbergia elegans (Kunth) Trin., Gram. Unifl. Sesquifl.: 194 (1824).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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