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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa abortiva R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 181 (1810).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Heterachne abortiva (R.Br.) Druce, Rep. Bot. Soc. Exch. Club Brit. Isles 1916: 627 (1917).
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:

Eragrostis abortiva (R.Br.) Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 279 (1854).

Heterachne brownii Benth., Hooker's Icon. Pl. 13: 40 (1877), nom. superfl.

Heterachne abortiva (R.Br.) Druce, Rep. Bot. Soc. Exch. Club Brit. Isles 1916: 627 (1917).

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