Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Poa filiformis Thunb., Prodr. Pl. Cap.: 21 (1794).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis curvula (Schrad.) Nees, Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill.: 397 (1841).
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 filiformis (Thunb.) Nees, Linnaea 7: 330 (1832), nom. illeg.

Eragrostis thunbergiana Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 564 (1840).

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