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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa amboinensis L. in J.A.Murray (ed.), Syst. Veg. ed. 13, 2: 98 (1774), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis ciliaris (L.) R.Br. in J.H.Tuckey, Narr. Exped. Zaire: 478 (1818).
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 amboinica L., Mant. Pl. 2: 557 (1771).

Eragrostis amboinensis Trin. ex Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 652 (1840), nom. superfl.

Andropogon amboinicus (L.) Merr., Interpr. Herb. Amboin.: 88 (1917).

Eragrostis amboinica (L.) Druce, Rep. Bot. Soc. Exch. Club Brit. Isles 1916: 621 (1917).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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