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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Koeleria pulchella (Kunth) Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 322 (1824).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Munroa pulchella (Kunth) Amarilla, Darwiniana, n.s., 1: 245 (2013).
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:

* Triodia pulchella Kunth in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 1: 155 (1816).

Uralepis pulchella (Kunth) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 108 (1829).

Tricuspis pulchella (Kunth) Torr., Pacif. Railr. Rep. Whipple, Bot. 4(5; 4): 156 (1857).

Sieglingia pulchella (Kunth) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 737 (1891).

Sieglingia pulchella var. parviflora Beal, Grass. N. Amer. 2: 468 (1896), not validly publ.

Dasyochloa pulchella (Kunth) Willd. ex Rydb., Fl. Colorado: 18 (1906).

Tridens pulchellus (Kunth) Hitchc. in W.L.Jepson, Fl. Calif. 1: 141 (1912).

Erioneuron pulchellum (Kunth) Tateoka, Amer. J. Bot. 48: 572 (1961).

Munroa pulchella (Kunth) Amarilla, Darwiniana, n.s., 1: 245 (2013).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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