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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Poa abyssinica Jacq., Misc. Austriac. 2: 364 (1781).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis tef (Zuccagni) Trotter, Bull. Soc. Bot. Ital. 1918: 62 (1918).
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 cerealis Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 20 (1796), nom. superfl.

Cynodon abyssinicus (Jacq.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 302 (1825).

Eragrostis abyssinica (Jacq.) Link, Hort. Berol. 1: 192 (1827).

Eragrostis pilosa subsp. abyssinica (Jacq.) Asch. & Graebn., Syn. Mitteleur. Fl. 2(1): 374 (1900).

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