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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa brownii Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 112 (1829).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis brownii (Kunth) Nees in R.Wight, Cat. Indian Pl. 4: 105 (1834).
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 polymorpha R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 180 (1810), nom. illeg.

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

Eragrostis brownii (Kunth) Nees in R.Wight, Cat. Indian Pl. 4: 105 (1834).

Eragrostis atrovirens f. brownii (Kunth) Hack., Allg. Bot. Z. Syst. 21: 38 (1915).

Eragrostis polymorpha (P.Beauv.) Jedwabn., Bot. Arch. 5: 188 (1924), nom. illeg.


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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