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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Eragrostis cilianensis f. megastachya (Koeler) Maire & Weiller, Fl. Afrique N. 2: 175 (1953).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis cilianensis (All.) Vignolo ex Janch., Mitt. Naturwiss. Vereins Univ. Wien 5: 110 (1907).
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:

* Poa megastachya Koeler, Descr. Gramin.: 181 (1802).

Eragrostis megastachya (Koeler) Link, Hort. Berol. 1: 187 (1827).

Eragrostis vulgaris var. megastachya (Koeler) Coss. & Germ., Fl. Descr. Anal. Paris: 641 (1845).

Eragrostis pooides var. megastachya (Koeler) A.Gray, Manual, ed. 2: 563 (1856).

Eragrostis minor var. megastycha (Koeler) Burtt Davy in W.L.Jepson, Fl. W. Calif.: 60 (1901).

Eragrostis eragrostis var. megastachya (Koeler) Farw., Rep. (Annual) Michigan Acad. Sci. 17: 182 (1916), not validly publ.

Eragrostis vulgaris subsp. megastachya (Koeler) Douin in G.E.M.Bonnier, Fl. Ill. France 12: 32 (1934).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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