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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa firmula (Gaudin) Gray, Nat. Arr. Brit. Pl. 2: 103 (1821 publ. 1822).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Poa nemoralis L., Sp. Pl.: 69 (1753).
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 nemoralis var. firmula Gaudin, Agrost. Helv. 1: 181 (1811).

Poa nemoralis subsp. firmula (Gaudin) Gaudin, Fl. Helv. 1: 239 (1828).

Poa nemoralis f. firmula (Gaudin) Döll, Rhein. Fl.: 89 (1843).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

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