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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa eragrostis L., Sp. Pl.: 68 (1753).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis minor Host, Fl. Austriaca 1: 135 (1827).
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 pooides P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 162 (1812), nom. superfl.

Eragrostis minor Host, Fl. Austriaca 1: 135 (1827).

Eragrostis poiformis Link, Hort. Berol. 1: 188 (1827), nom. superfl.

Eragrostis vulgaris Coss. & Germ., Fl. Descr. Anal. Paris: 641 (1845), nom. superfl.

Eragrostis vulgaris var. microstachya Coss. & Germ., Fl. Descr. Anal. Paris: 641 (1845), not validly publ.

Eragrostis multiflora var. poioides (Husn.) Trab. in J.A.Battandier & L.C.Trabut, Fl. Algérie, Monocot.: 199 (1895).

Eragrostis megastachya subsp. pooides Husn., Graminées: 55 (1898).

Eragrostis pilosa var. minor (Host) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 3(3): 353 (1898), nom. superfl.

Eragrostis vulgaris subsp. minor (Host) Rouy in G.Rouy & J.Foucaud, Fl. France 14: 263 (1913), not validly publ.

Eragrostis vulgaris var. minor (Host) Rouy in G.Rouy & J.Foucaud, Fl. France 14: 263 (1913), not validly publ.

Eragrostis eragrostis var. microstachya Farw., Amer. Midl. Naturalist 10: 306 (1927), not validly publ.

Eragrostis vulgaris subsp. pooides (Husn.) Douin in G.E.M.Bonnier, Fl. Ill. France 12: 32 (1933), not validly publ.

Eragrostis cilianensis f. minor (Host) Maire & Weiller, Fl. Afrique N. 2: 175 (1953).

Eragrostis cilianensis subsp. pooides (Husn.) Maire, Fl. Afrique N. 2: 175 (1953).

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