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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Aira nitida Biehler in C.P.J.Sprengel, Mant. Prim. Fl. Hal.: 32 (1807).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Sphenopholis nitida (Biehler) Scribn., Rhodora 8: 144 (1906).
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:

Eatonia nitida (Biehler) Nash, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 22: 511 (1892).

Sphenopholis nitida (Biehler) Scribn., Rhodora 8: 144 (1906).

Reboulea nitida (Biehler) Farw., Rep. (Annual) Michigan Acad. Sci. 17: 181 (1916).

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