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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa amabilis L., Sp. Pl.: 68 (1753), nom. utique rej. prop.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis viscosa (Retz.) Trin., Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math. 1: 397 (1830).
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:

Megastachya amabilis (L.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 74 (1812).

Cynodon amabilis (L.) Raspail, Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 5: 302 (1825).

Eragrostis amabilis (L.) Wight & Arn. in R.Wight, Cat. Indian Pl. 2: 105 (1834).

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