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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aira globosa Thore, J. Bot. (Paris) 1: 197 (1808).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Airopsis tenella (Cav.) Coss. & Durieu in M.C.Durieu de Maisonneuve, Expl. Sci. Algérie 2: 97 (1855).
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:

Airopsis globosa (Thore) Desv., J. Bot. (Paris) 1: 200 (1808).

Paspalum globosum (Thore) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 301 (1825).

Briza globosa (Thore) Mutel, Fl. Franç. Herbor. 4: 72 (1837).

Sphaerella pumila Bubani, Fl. Pyren. 4: 320 (1901), nom. superfl.

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