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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Megastachya obtusa Schult., Mant. 2: 326 (1824).

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 pennsylvanica Nutt., Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 1: 67 (1818).

Poa philadelphica W.P.C.Barton, Comp. Fl. Philadelph. 1: 62 (1818), nom. superfl.

Poa nuttallii Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 344 (1824), nom. superfl.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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