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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Agrostis schimperiana Hochst. ex Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 170 (1854).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Polypogon schimperianus (Hochst. ex Steud.) Cope, Kew Bull. 50: 116 (1995).
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:

Agrostis alba var. schimperiana (Hochst. ex Steud.) Engl., Hochgebirgsfl. Afrika: 128 (1892).

Polypogon schimperianus (Hochst. ex Steud.) Cope, Kew Bull. 50: 116 (1995).

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