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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa megapotamica Spreng., Syst. Veg. 4(2): 35 (1827).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis purpurascens (Spreng.) Schult., Mant. 2: 317 (1824).
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 megapotamica (Spreng.) Schult. & Schult.f., Mant. 3: 617 (1827).

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