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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Poa biflora Retz., Observ. Bot. 5: 19 (1789).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis japonica (Thunb.) Trin., Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math. 1: 405 (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:

Aira koenigii J.F.Gmel., Syst. Nat. ed. 13[bis]: 174 (1791), nom. superfl.

Eragrostis minutiflora J.Presl in C.B.Presl, Reliq. Haenk. 1: 274 (1830), nom. superfl.

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