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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Poa multiflora Forssk., Fl. Aegypt.-Arab.: 21 (1775).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Eragrostis schweinfurthii Chiov., Annuario Reale Ist. Bot. Roma 8: 368 (1908 publ. 1907).
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:

Briza multiflora (Forssk.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 155 (1812).

Megastachya multiflora (Forssk.) P.Beauv., Ess. Agrostogr.: 74 (1812).

Eragrostis multiflora (Forssk.) Asch., Fl. Brandenburg 1: 841 (1864), nom. illeg.

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