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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Poa compta (Link) Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 113 (1829).

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:

* Eragrostis compta Link, Hort. Berol. 1: 193 (1827).

Eragrostis ciliaris var. compta (Link) Schrad., Linnaea 12: 451 (1838).

* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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