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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Poa elegans Roxb., Fl. Ind. 1: 339 (1832), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis atrovirens (Desf.) Trin. ex Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 562 (1840).
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 chariis Schult., Mant. 2: 314 (1824).

Poa elegantula Kunth, Révis. Gramin. 1: 114 (1829), nom. superfl.

Eragrostis elegantula Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 266 (1854), nom. illeg.

Eragrostis chariis (Schult.) Hitchc., Lingnan Sci. J. 7: 193 (1931).

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