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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa ciliaris L., Syst. Nat. ed. 10, 2: 875 (1759).

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:

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

Eragrostis ciliaris (L.) R.Br. in J.H.Tuckey, Narr. Exped. Zaire: 478 (1818).

Eragrostis villosa Trin., Fund. Agrost.: 137 (1820), nom. superfl.

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

Erosion ciliare (L.) Lunell, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 4: 211 (1915).

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